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An artist retouching an enlarged transparency of Giotto's <em>The betrayal of Christ</em> for the Life Magazine exhibition <em>Illuminations of fifty great paintings</em>, 1956

An artist retouching an enlarged transparency of Giotto's The betrayal of Christ for the Life Magazine exhibition Illuminations of fifty great paintings, 1956

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Title: An artist retouching an enlarged transparency of Giotto's The betrayal of Christ for the Life Magazine exhibition Illuminations of fifty great paintings

Date: 1956

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 21 cm.

Description: Identification on attachment on verso (typewritten): An artist applies thinned oil paint to transparency of Giotto's "Betrayal of Christ" to stop up any dust specks or scratches through which light might show ...

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993, bulk 1909-1969

Rights Statement: © Life Magazine/Getty images

Citation: An artist retouching an enlarged transparency of Giotto's The betrayal of Christ for the Life Magazine exhibition Illuminations of fifty great paintings, 1956 / unidentified photographer. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993, bulk 1909-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11680