M0000811: Copy of "Plague of Ashdod" by Poussin

13 May 1930
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About this work


Oil painting of a crowd of people suggering from the plague. It is a copy of a painting by Nicolas Poussin knows as "Plague of Ashdod" and "The Miracle of the Ark in the Temple of Dragon" held by the Louvre, Paris.


13 May 1930

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm

Related material

Wellcome Collection holds the item depicted in the glass plate negative: 44642i


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.


Where to find it

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