[Moses brought before Pharaoh's daughter] [graphic] : from the original painting in the Foundling Hospital / engrav'd by Willm. Hogarth & Luke Sullivan.

Creator:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
Edition:
[State 4].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Wm. Hogarth],
published as the act directs, Febry. 5, 1752.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 42.2 x 52.5 cm, on sheet 46.7 x 60.4 cm
Notes:
After Hogarth's 1746 painting: Moses brought before Pharaoh's daughter. One of a set of four paintings for the Council Room of the Foundling Hospital.
Title from Paulson.
Fourth state with Warton's lines omitted; second and third 'and' written as ampersands. See Paulson.
Printing date from Paulson.
Abstract:
Pharaoh's daughter (Thermuthis) greets Moses who stands grasping the belt of his birth mother (Jochebed) as a man fills her hand with coins. Behind them in the distance is a sphinx and pseudo-Egyptian buildings. Behind the pharaoh's daugther a black servant whispers into the ear of a female attendant.
Variant Titles:
And the child grew, & she brought him unto Pharaoh's daughter, & he became her son. And she called his name Moses
Topics:
Biblical events.
Blacks.
Children.
Mothers.
Servants.
Topics:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist, publisher.
Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird,--Baron,--1780-1826--Ownership.
Moses--(Biblical leader)
Sullivan, Luke, 1705-1771, printmaker.
Thermuthis--(Biblical figure)
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings--England--London--1752.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Hogarth
752.02.05.03.4++
Hogarth 752.02.05.03.4++ Impression 1 Box 305
Hogarth 752.02.05.03.4++ Impression 3 Box 305
Sotheby 36++ Box 310
Orbis Record:
8444447
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30165
Citation:
Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 193
OID:
15947899
PID:
digcoll:2793020