Giuseppe venduto a Putifarre (c.1515)

Pontormo (1494-1557)

Giuseppe venduto a Putifarre (Joseph sold to Potiphar)
c.1515
Oil on wood, 61 x 51.6 cm
National GalleryLondon

This painting was commissioned to celebrate the marriage of Pierfrancesco Borgherini to Margherita Accaiuoli in 1515. It formed part of a series that decorated their bedroom in the Borgherini palace in Florence.

Scenes from the Story of Joseph:

Pontormo (1494-1557)
I fratelli di Giuseppe chiedono aiuto
c.1515
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Pontormo (1494-1557)
Supplizio del fornaio
c.1515
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Pontormo (1494-1557)
Giuseppe con Giacobbe in Egitto
probably 1518
National GalleryLondon