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Creator:
Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:
Moses and the Brazen Serpent - Design for the chapel at Dunster Castle
Date:
ca. 1723
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 x 14 1/8 inches (22.9 x 35.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in the artist's hand in brown ink, center: "For Mrs. Luttrell Chapl | at Dunster Castle""

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1409
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angels | architectural subject | biblical studies | crucifixes | history paintings | religious and mythological subject | serpents
Associated Places:
Dunster | England | Minehead | Somerset | United Kingdom
Associated People:
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Moses
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12830
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