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Illustrations of The Book of Job
1823-1826; published 1826

Medium
22 engravings on chine collé
Measurements
(1) 19.0 × 14.6 cm (image) 21.3 × 16.4 cm (plate) 38.5 × 26.9 cm (sheet) (2) 18.3 × 15.0 cm (image) 20.0 × 16.6 cm (plate) 38.8 × 26.9 cm (sheet) (3) 19.8 × 15.1 cm (image) 21.8 × 17.1 cm (plate) 38.5 × 26.8 cm (sheet) (4) 20.0 × 15.3 cm (image) 21.9 × 17.1 cm (plate) 38.5 × 27.0 cm (sheet) (5) 20.0 × 15.2 cm (image) 21.8 × 17.0 cm (plate) 38.5 × 27.0 cm (sheet) (6) 19.9 × 15.1 cm (image) 21.9 × 17.0 cm (plate) 38.7 × 27.0 cm (sheet) (7) 20.0 × 15.2 cm (image) 21.9 × 17.2 cm (plate) 38.9 × 25.9 cm (sheet) (8) 19.8 × 15.2 cm (image) 21.9 × 17.1 cm (plate) 38.9 × 25.9 cm (sheet) (9) 20.0 × 15.1 cm (image) 21.9 × 16.9 cm (plate) 39.5 × 25.9 cm (sheet) (10) 19.8 × 15.2 cm (image) 21.9 × 17.0 cm (plate) 38.0 × 25.9 cm (sheet) (11) 19.8 × 15.2 cm (image) 22.0 17.1 cm (plate) 39.3 × 25.9 cm (sheet) (12) 19.7 × 15.0 cm (image) 22.2 × 17.1 cm (plate) 38.5 × 26.0 cm (sheet) (13) 20.0 × 15.1 cm (image) 21.8 × 16.9 cm (plate) 37.8 × 26.0 cm (sheet) (14) 19.7 × 15.0 cm (image) 21.8 × 17.0 cm (plate) 39.3 × 26.1 cm (sheet) (15) 19.2 × 15.0 cm (image) 20.7 × 16.7 cm (plate) 38.8 × 26.2 cm (sheet) (16) 20.1 × 15.2 cm (image) 22.0 × 17.1 cm (plate) 38.4 × 26.3 cm (sheet) (17) 18.8 × 15.0 cm (image) 20.1 × 16.4 cm (plate) 39.3 × 26.2 cm (sheet) (18) 20.0 × 15.0 cm (image) 22.0 × 17.0 cm (plate) 38.9 × 26.3 cm (sheet) (19) 19.8 × 14.8 cm (image) 21.7 × 17.2 cm (plate) 39.0 × 26.3 cm (sheet) (20) 19.8 × 15.0 cm (image) 21.9 × 16.8 cm (plate) 37.6 × 28.5 cm (sheet) (21) 20.1 × 15.1 cm (image) 21.8 × 17.0 cm (plate) 40.5 × 28.9 cm (sheet) (22) 19.6 × 14.8 cm (image) 21.7 × 17.0 cm (plate) 39.9 × 26.5 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bindman 1978, 625-646; Essick Job A-A21; Butlin & Gott 49
Edition
one of 150 sets on Whatman Turkey Mill paper (from the first edition of 215 marked 'Proof')
Accession Number
1058.1-22-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1920
Gallery location
Not on display