The widow's son, empty-eyed, returns to life at the prayer of Elijah. Coloured mezzotint by V. Green, 1799, after B. West.
- West, Benjamin, 1738-1820.
- 31 May 1799
Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
You can use this work for any purpose, including commercial uses, without restriction under copyright law. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.
Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
About this work
Elijah raiseth the widow's son. 1 Kings, ch. 17, ver. 17. Painted by B. West, historical painter to his Majesty. Engrav'd by V. Green, mezzotinto engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine
London (No. 6, Great Charlotte Street, Blackfriars Road) : James Daniell & Co., 31 May 1799.
1 print : mezzotint, with watercolour ; image 49.8 x 65.5 cm
Alfred Whitman, British mezzotinters: Valentine Green, London 1902, no. 166, p. 25
Wellcome Library no. 20816i
Where to find it