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6. The Kiss of Judas

6. The Kiss of Judas

Artist: Giotto di Bondone

Completed in: 1306

Located in: The Scrovegni Chapel

This painting depicts the moment of betrayal of Jesus by Judas Iscariot who identifies Jesus to the Roman soldiers by kissing him. 

Many critics believe that Giotto is a genius and no artist has been able to surpass his work. His mastery is evident in the way he captured the expression of Jesus and Judas at that scene of betrayal. 


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