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The Passage of the Red Sea (recto) and The Burial of Jacob (verso) from Neuwe Biblische Figuren, plate 48 from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

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Date:

1565, assembled into portfolio 1937

Artist:

Jost Amman (Swiss, 1539-1591)
assembled by Max Geisberg (Swiss, 1875-1943)

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jost Amman

Title

The Passage of the Red Sea (recto) and The Burial of Jacob (verso) from Neuwe Biblische Figuren, plate 48 from Woodcuts from Books of the XVI Century

Origin

Switzerland

Date

1565

Medium

Woodcut on paper

Dimensions

109 × 153 mm (image, recto); 139 × 154 mm (image/text, recto); 109 × 154 mm (image, verso); 135 × 154 mm (image/text, verso); 152 × 195 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Print Sales Miscellaneous Fund

Reference Number

1938.88.48

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