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Title
Rizpah protecting the bodies of her sons
Names
Becker, Georges (Artist)
Goupil & Cie. (Printer)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Bible -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1873
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON BIB-A-Z
Topics
sacrifices
Eagles
Biblical events
Dead persons
Gallows
Rizpah (Biblical figure)
Genres
Reproductive prints
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Two sons of Rizpah and five other descendants of Saul are hanged to remove a curse on the land. They are guarded until rain falls, indicating the curse is averted."
Statement of responsibility: "Georges Becker, pinx." "Gravure Goupil et Cie."--printed on border.
Source note: The masterpieces of French art : a biographical history of art in France from the earliest period to and including the salon of 1882. (Philadelphia : Gebbie, c1883) Viardot, Louis (1800-1883), Author. Armstrong, William A. , Editor.
Physical Description
Photogravures
Extent: 28 x 20 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc371830-c5bd-012f-8768-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: 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. "Rizpah protecting the bodies of her sons" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873 - 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-37ed-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. "Rizpah protecting the bodies of her sons" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-37ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1873 - 1883). Rizpah protecting the bodies of her sons Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-37ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rizpah protecting the bodies of her sons