Jazet after Horace Vernet
Judith and Holofernes
14 x 17 inches
Mezzotint engraving by Jazet after the oil painting by Horace Vernet; published in Paris circa 1850.
In this disturbing scene we see Judith hovering over the drunken and dozing Holofernes, weilding a sabre and contemplating his imminenet decapitation.