The 5th plague of Egypt [graphic] : the picture late in the possession of W. Beckford Esqr. / drawn & etched by J.M.W. Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. ; engraved by C. Turner.

Creator:
Turner, Charles, 1774-1857, printmaker
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint and etching in brown ink on laid paper ; plate mark 20.8 x 29.0 cm, on sheet 29.8 x 42.7 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Letter "H" etched above image.
Abstract:
"In the distance, the pyramids are visible, with flames running across the ground in front of them; in the foreground are a low building, broken tree-stumps, a dead horse and rider and two supplicating figures."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Fifth plague of Egypt
Topics:
Biblical events
Topics:
Babb, James T.--(James Tinkham),--1899-1968--Ownership
Turner, Charles, 1774-1857, publisher
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851, printmaker, artist
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1808
Mezzotints--England--London--1808
Watermarks (Paper)--1808.--CtY-LW
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:
Babb-Beckford
no. 99+
Babb-Beckford no. 99+
Orbis Record:
12661312
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33393
OID:
15816376
PID:
digcoll:2794222