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|Collection:||Fine Art Prints and Drawings|
|Date:||1865c - 1865c|
|Artist:||Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys|
This is sketch for Sandys illustration 'Jacob hears the Voice of the Lord' published in Dalziels' Bible (1881). The main figure of Jacob is identical in pose to 1906P827 but Sandys has added other elements of the composition, including the clouds emanating strong light, symbolising the voice of God.
|Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.|
|Production Period:||19th century|
|Medium:||Pencil on paper.|