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Jacob's ladder; Moses' exhausting prayer; Elijah addressing God at a sacrifice. Mezzotint by G. Sanders, 1845, after E. Taylor.

  • Taylor, Elizabeth, -ca. 1840
Date
18 September 1845
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20822i
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London (96 Gracechurch Street) : R.C. Lambe, 18 September 1845.

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1 print : mezzotint

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Jacob's vision. Moses on the mountain, beseeching deliverance from potent adversaries. Elijah addressing God in behalf of his cause obtaineth on the altar, fire from heaven in answer to his prayer. Drawn & engraved by George Sanders. From the originals by the late Mrs. Elizabeth Taylor ...

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Extensive lettering including Biblical quotations and poetry. The Biblical quotations are: Genesis 28.12, 17; Exodus 17.8, 18. 1 Kings 18.16, 21; 18.24, 33, 39

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Wellcome Library no. 20822i

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