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Creator:
Print made by James McArdell, ca. 1729–1765, Irish
after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1599–1641, Flemish, active in Britain (1620–21; 1632–34; 1635–41)
Title:
Moses in Bullrushes
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 5/16 × 14 5/16 inches (51.6 × 36.4 cm), Plate: 20 1/16 × 14 1/16 inches (51 × 35.7 cm), and Image: 18 1/4 × 14 inches (46.4 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "435"

Lettered, lower left: "Ant.Van Dyck Eques Pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "James Mc. Ardell Fecit."; Lettered, lower center: "From the Original in the Collection of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1332
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
blanket | bulrush | grass | infant | Moses (alone) in the bulrushes | reed | religious and mythological subject | river | riverbank | tree
Associated Places:
Egypt | Nile
Associated People:
Moses
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23181
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