Marcantonio Raimondi (c.1480-1527/34)

The Massacre of the Innocents Rome, 1513-15 Engraving Paper: 278 x 430 mm Mount: 562 x 690 mm This harrowing scene depicts a key episode from the New Testament. Following the Magi’s prediction of the birth of the King of Jews, King Herod ordered the assassination of all male infants in Bethlehem. The idealised classical … Read more