The Finding of Moses, between 1707 and 1783

  • Jacques Philippe Le Bas, French, 1707-1783
  • Paolo Veronese, Italian, 1528-1588

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 17 3/8 × 23 1/2 inches (44.1 × 59.7 cm) Sheet: 17 1/2 × 23 5/8 inches (44.5 × 60 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S105

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Moses

Inscribed, in brown ink, lower left: paul verones- Inscribed, in pencil, verso: Fine proof before any letters | After Paolo Versonese by J. Ph Le Bas | The finding of Moses

July 1886, H. W. Lord. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Jacques Philippe Le Bas; after Paolo Veronese, The Finding of Moses, between 1707 and 1783, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S105.