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Moses bringing down the Tables of the Law

Moses bringing down the Tables of the Law
cartoon (1850s); painting (1872)-1877

oil on paper on canvas
344.5 × 634.5 cm irreg.
Place/s of Execution
London, England
inscribed in brown paint l.c.l.: J. R. HERBERT. RA. mem C Institute of France. 1877. / copyright reserved.
Accession Number
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1878
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Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Human Figures Religion and Mythology
Subjects (specific)
groups of people laws (documents) Moses (Abrahamic religion character) patriarchs prophets robes (main garments) rocks (landforms) Ten Commandments (Judeo-Christian laws)


FRAME: Original, by W. A. Smith, London