The PROPHET ELIAS carried up to HEAVEN in a fiery Chariot, in the presence of his Disciple Elisha. 

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Resource ID

14999

Access

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Title

The PROPHET ELIAS carried up to HEAVEN in a fiery Chariot, in the presence of his Disciple Elisha.

Date of Original

[1789-1790]

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Sparrow, Samuel, active 1783?-1815? engraver

Format

1 leaf : illustration ; 39 x 23 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Plate opposite page 136: Josephus, Flavius. The whole genuine and complete works of Flavius Josephus. London : Printed for J. Cooke, [1789-1790].

Plate-mark: 28 cm x 18 cm

A small number of the illustrations are unsigned. The plates are engraved by Grignion, Scot, Heath, Tookey, Morris, Smith, Collier/Collyer, Noble, Warren, Sparrow, Sharpe/Sharp, Parker, Jas. Neagle, Warner, Page and Grainger after illustrations by Metz, Moreau, Stothard, Trepisiani, Salvator Rosa, C. Graves, T. West, Luykin, C. Cooke, Sharpe, Ramberg, Corbould and Weston.

Imprint date from Bentley.

Includes 3 engravings by William Blake.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake no.742

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

Jews -- Antiquities
Jews -- History

Sequence

0742

Contributor(s)

Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, illustrator

Item

Art print

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