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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, 18th century
Title:
Meeting of Jacob and Esau
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint (proof before all letters) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 × 23 3/4 inches (52.1 × 60.3 cm) and Image: 19 × 23 3/4 inches (48.3 × 60.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "Not Cat | e/ | if V. Green | Publ Dec 14 91"; lower center: "No.21"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.706
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | brothers | camels | children | Christianity | conflict | embracing | horse (animal) | Judaism | men | Old Testament | religious and mythological subject | spear | staff | travel | women
Associated People:
Esau
Jacob
Isaac
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22403
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