Joseph's Tunic

Joseph's Tunic is a 1630 painting by Diego Velázquez, now held in the museum of the Sacristía Mayor del Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid, Spain). It was painted in the house of the Spanish ambassador in Rome and brought back to Spain with the painting Apollo in the Forge of Vulcan.

Joseph's Tunic
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ArtistDiego Velázquez
Year1630
MediumOil on canvas
Dimensions223 cm × 250 cm (88 in × 98 in)
LocationMonasterio de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial

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External linksEdit

  • Velázquez, exhibition catalog from The Metropolitan Museum of Art (fully available online as PDF), which contains material on this painting (see index)