Turner, J.M.W. (1775-1851), 'Rispah', Etching & Mezzotint, 1812.

'Rispah', Etching & Mezzotint, 1812.


Drawn and etched by J.M.W. Turner, engraved by R. Dunkarton. From the 'Liber Studiorum'. Printed on wove paper.

The subject depicts the Old Testament subject of Rispah, Saul's concubine, protecting the bodies of her two sons and Mereb's five sons from predatory creatures.

Reference: F.46 i/iv.

Plate Size: 21 x 29.4 cm
Image Size: 18 x 26.4 cm


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