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
Sabin Galleries Ltd., London, pre 06 Nov 1970, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Sabin Galleries 1970
Albert, post 22 May 1829, Purchased by Albert, lot 45 'Joshua crossing the Jordan with the Ark'
Robins, 1826-22 May 1829, United States of America, Purchased by Robins at the West sale, lot 113
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).