Jonah Escaping from the Mouth of the Whale
- Additional Title(s):
Jonah, Being Expelled From the Mouth of a Sea Creature
- Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 11 13/16 × 15 7/16 inches (30 × 39.2 cm) and Plate: 11 5/16 × 14 13/16 inches (28.7 × 37.6 cm)
Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "W.77"; in graphite, lower left: "Jonah escaping from | the mouth of the whale | Wallerant Vaillant"; lower center: "173"; lower right: "W.77"
Lettered, lower left: "WV"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Subject Terms:
- beard | Christianity | cliff | escape | fear | Judaism | man | nude | Old Testament | prophet | religious and mythological subject | rocks | sash | sea | vine
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Print made by Wallerant Vaillant, 1623–1677, Dutch, Jonah Escaping from the Mouth of the Whale, undated
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