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Judas Kiss - Fresco by Giotto

Judas Kiss - Fresco by Giotto Visual Arts Philosophy Trials

This fresco, by Giotto di Bondone, is from the Life of Christ series at the Arena Chapel (Cappella Scrovegni) in Padua, Italy.  Giotto created it between 1304-06.  

In this scene (number 31 in the series), Judas identifies Jesus, for the arresting officers, by giving Him a kiss.  

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