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Creator:
John Jones, ca. 1745–1797, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
The Resurrection
Date:
1796
Medium:
Stipple engraving on moderatey thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 7/8 × 19 1/8 inches (65.7 × 48.6 cm), Plate: 23 × 17 inches (58.4 × 43.2 cm), and Image: 20 7/16 × 14 15/16 inches (51.9 × 37.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, upper center: [illegible writing]

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lettered, lowr right: "Engraved by J.Jones Engraver Extraordinary to HIs R.H. the | Prince of Wales, & Principal Engraver to His R.H. the Duke of York."; lettered, lower center: "To the Honorable and Right Rev'd Shute Lord Bishop of Durham, | this Plate of the Resurrection is with Permission | DEDICATED by his Lordship's most devoted & very humble Servant J.Jones. | Published as the Act directs, March 20th 1796 by J.Jones No.74, Great Portland Street, Portland Place."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10354
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
awe | cloak | crosses (objects) | halo | New Testament | night | religious and mythological subject | Resurrection of Christ | shields | soldiers | staff | weapons
Associated People:
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26410
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