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Description

"Flight Into Egypt". Landscape w/ stream in center foreground and tree on right embankment looming over water. River winds to left w/ ruins of aquaduct. Two men in boat observe an angel leading donkey w/ Holy Family. Cattle are in foreground, and at right, ruins of a Roman temple. Background shows mouth of river opening onto the ocean.

Details

Maker
Morel, Francis (Maker)
After Lorraine, Claude, 1600-1682 (Artist)
Date
1795-1820
Inscriptions
In small type directly beneath image, ""Claude Lorraine pinxit (right)""; ""Francis Morel sculpsit (left)"".
Location of origin
Rome, Italy; Italy
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Angel
cattle
Cattle
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Ink
ink
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
pastoral
Pastoral
Peasant
peasants
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Religion
religions (concept)
River
rivers
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
34.5 x 29 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.71
GUSN
17257

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