The Destruction of the Hosts of Pharaoh

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Creator

Master I.C. (probably Jean Court) (active 1614-1627)
Jean Court (1598–1631)

Title

The Destruction of the Hosts of Pharaoh

Date

ca. early 17th century

Format

Painted enamel on copper, partly gilt. 20 11/16 x 15 3/4 in. (52.5 x 40 cm)

Publisher

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Accession Number 1975.1.1232. Gallery 958.

Identifier

Enamel.

Contributor

Monica Morales

Subject

Moses leads his people away from the Pharaoh and Egyptian captivity.

Description

Commanding a wave to engulf the approaching Pharaoh and his army, Moses and his people make their escape from Egypt. This scene hails from the biblical account of the story in Exodus 13:15.

Source

The Metropolitan Museum Online Collection
http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/459246

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Enamel Dish

Files

Master_IC_Destruction_Hosts_Pharaoh.jpg

Citation

Master I.C. (probably Jean Court) (active 1614-1627) Jean Court (1598–1631), “The Destruction of the Hosts of Pharaoh,” Honors Art At The Met, accessed September 22, 2017, http://honorsartatthemet.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/16.

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