Moses before the pharaoh's daugther: 1752
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Moses before the pharaoh's daugther. The writing below the image reads: ' And the children grew and she brought him unto Pharaoh's daughter and she became his son. And she called his name Moses.' This engraving, which was first published in 1752, is on page 81 of the book ' The Works of William Hogarth' from the original plates restored by James Heath, published in 1822. After a painting executed for the Foundling Hospital.
1752 AD - 1752 AD