Moses and the Crown of the Pharaoh

Details

  • Title

    Moses and the Crown of the Pharaoh

  • Artist/maker

    Jan Steen (c. 1626 - 1679)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1670
  • Material and technique

    pen and brush in brown ink, over black and red chalk, with grey bodycolour, on brown prepared paper (laid down); large paper correction at centre which is inlaid in a cut-out in the original sheet (most likely by Jan Steen)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 24.4 x 27.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.282

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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 215

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