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Record Type: Movable Work
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Joseph and Potiphar's Wife (painting (visual work); Guido Reni (Italian, 1575 - 1642) (Italian Artist); about 1630; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 93.PA.57)
Note: The scene illustrates how virtue and integrity are not always immediately rewarded, a leitmotif in the romantic tale of Joseph, Genesis 39:7-20.
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
painting (visual work) [300033618] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name), Visual Works (hierarchy name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

paintings (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1630

Creator Display:
Guido Reni (Italian, 1575 - 1642) (Italian Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Reni, Guido (Italian painter, draftsman, 1575-1642) Qualifier: undetermined Extent: undetermined [500030334]
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 93.PA.57
Other: Creation: Italia [1000080] Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Oil on canvas
oil paint (paint) [300015050]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (hierarchy name), materials (substances), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>, paint (coating), <paint by composition or origin>)
canvas (textile material) [300014078]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (hierarchy name), materials (substances), <materials by form>, <materials by physical form>, <fiber and fiber by product>, <fiber by product>, textile materials, <textile materials by process or technique>)

Dimensions: Unframed: 128.9 x 170 cm (50 3/4 x 66 15/16 in.); Framed: 154.9 x 199.4 x 7.6 cm (61 x 78 1/2 x 3 in.)
Italian (preferred)

Baroque [300021147] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods (hierarchy name), <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred)
human figures

Specific Subjects:
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife [901000526]
.....((Life of Joseph, son of Jacob, Old Testament narratives, Old Testament iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)) (ICON)
seduction [300379069]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)
eroticism [300249821]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts (hierarchy name), social science concepts, psychological concepts) (AAT)

Provenance: Lorenzo Pasinelli Senator Francesco Ghisilieri, by 1706 - 1712 Antonio Ghisilieri, by 1712 - possibly 1721-1727 Tommaso Ruffo, archbishop of Ferrara, by 1734 - 1753 Litterio Ruffo di Bagnara, 2nd Duke of Baranello, by 1762 Vincenzo Ruffo di Bagnara, 3rd Duke of Baranello, 1772 - Private Collection Compagnie des Beaux Arts LTD, - 1993
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Movable Works
Sources and Contributors:
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
English ..... [VP,JPGM]
..... J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
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