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The Israelites Crossing the Jordan River, Carrying the Ark of the Covenant, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
The Israelites Crossing the Jordan River, Carrying the Ark of the Covenant, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
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Date:
1607
Location:
Not on display
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Etching
Dimensions:
13.2 x 17.8 cm (image)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1958.142.2.30
Acquisition Date:
1958-02-21
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Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Moses holds back the water as the Israelites cross, several of them bearing the ark of the covenant on their shoulders.