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Title
Aaron staying the plague
Names
Moses, Henry, 1782?-1870 (Engraver)
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Bible -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1811
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BIB-A-Z
Topics
Incense
Biblical events
Aaron (Biblical priest)
Breastplate of the High Priest
Censers
Plague
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Painted by B. West P.R.A." "Drawn & engraved by H. Moses." "Published May 1, 1811, by H. Moses, 65, Newman Street."--printed on border.
Source note: The gallery of pictures painted by Benjamin West... engraved in outline by Henry Moses. (London Moses 1811-1816) West, Benjamin (1738-1820), Author.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Plate mark 24 x 20 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c37d4e10-c5bd-012f-366d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1811: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Aaron staying the plague" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1811. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1300-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Aaron staying the plague" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 15, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1300-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1811). Aaron staying the plague Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1300-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Aaron staying the plague