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The Exposition of Moses

original artist
Le Sueur, Eustache
publisher
Boydell, John
engraver
Read, Richard
date made
1787
1779
Object Name
Print
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 43.5 cm x 30.5 cm; 17 1/8 in x 12 in
plate: 40.75 cm x 28 cm; 16 1/32 in x 11 1/32 in
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
ID Number
1978.0534.03.11
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.03.11
Description
Stipple engraving after painting by Eustache Le Sueur, once in the Gallery at Houghton Hall, Norfolk, England. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg as The Exposition of Moses. Print removed from George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 2. Marsh probably wrote the numeral 9 in pencil in the lower right margin as he tabulated the contents of the volume.
Location
Currently not on view
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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place made
United Kingdom: England, London