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Hagar and Ishmael saved by an angel. Coloured mezzotint by R. Dunkarton, 1798, after J.S. Copley.

Copley, John Singleton, 1737-1815.
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2 July 1798

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Hagar weeps as the angel appears

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Hagar and Ishmael in the wilderness. And the angel of the Lord called to Hagar out of heaven ... Arise, lift up the lad, and hold him in thine hand; for I will make him a great nation. Gen. Chap. XXI. ver. 17.18. Painted by J.S. Copley. Engraved by R. Dunkarton

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London (George Street, Hanover Square) : J.S. Copley, 2 July 1798.

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1 print : mezzotint, with watercolour ; platemark 69.9 x 50.4 cm

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Wellcome Library no. 20805i

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Hagar and Ishmael saved by an angel. Coloured mezzotint by R. Dunkarton, 1798, after J.S. Copley. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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