Delivery of Israel out of Egypt by Samuel (I) Colman

In middle distance is the figure of Moses, standing on a detached pinnacle of rock, with the Pillar of Fire above him.

Details

Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
136 x 199 cm
Acquired in:
1950
Presented by:
G Smith & Mrs Rosa Gray through The Art Fund

Beyond on a level plain above the cliff, is the camp of the Israelites. In foreground the Egyptian host is overwhelmed by walls of water.

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