Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Haman arrested, by order of Ahasuerus, (graphics)

Artist:
Beauvarlet
Beauverlet (copy after)
Medium:
Engraving
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 24
"nos. 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 and 29 - prints. - The subjects, Ahasuerus, Esther, Haman, Mordecai &c. &c. the originals were drawn by Mrs. Beauverlet, and engraved by her husband, perhaps the best artist in his line in existence. We can never suffic- iently admire and praise these incomparable productions. To enumerate their excellencies would take up a volume." [P. 297; Gottesman adds in footnote:) "Jacques Firmin Beauverlet was a French engraver who lived from 1731 to 1795. Rwo of his three wives were artists - Catherine Francoise Deschamps and Marie Catherine Riollet." [P. 297.]
New-York, April 6, 1802. Columbian Gallery. At the Pantheon, No. 80, Greenwich-Street, near the Battery.
Topic:
Religion--Old Testament--Ahasuerus
Religion--Old Testament--Esther
Religion--Old Testament--Haman
Religion--Old Testament--Mordecai
Control number:
AECI 01650024
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Graphic arts
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Graphic arts
  • Ahasuerus (Biblical character)
  • Bible, O.T.
  • Esther
  • Haman
  • Mordecai
  • Religion
  • Ahasuerus (Biblical character)
  • Bible, O.T.
  • Esther
  • Haman
  • Mordecai
  • Religion
  • Beauvarlet
  • 1870s
  • Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index