An image of Joshua passing the River Jordan with the Ark of the Covenant

Benjamin West

(United States of America 10 Oct 1738 – 11 Mar 1820)

Joshua passing the River Jordan with the Ark of the Covenant

Other titles:
Joshua passing the Jordan with the Ark of the Covenant
Location
Not on display
Year
1800
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on wood
Dimensions
50.8 x 72.7 cm panel; 67.7 x 89.5 x 5.6 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l.c., black oil "B West 1800".
Credit
Purchased 1970
Accession number
30.1971
Provenance
West, 1800-1826, England, Study for a painting intended for King George III. Sold by West's sons to the United States in 1826 (113).
Robins, 1826-22 May 1829, United States of America, Purchased by Robins at the West sale, lot 113
Albert, post 22 May 1829, Purchased by Albert, lot 45 'Joshua crossing the Jordan with the Ark'
Sabin Galleries Ltd., London, pre 06 Nov 1970, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Sabin Galleries 1970