Pharaoh and the Hebrew Midwives

Pharaoh and the Hebrew Midwives

C017/9943 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 66.2MB

Downloadable file size: 6.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Pharaoh and the Hebrew Midwives, (Whole folio) Exodus 1, 15-21 Upper drawing; The king of Egypt orders the Hebrew midwives to kill the male babies. Below; the king rebukes the midwives for their disobedience; left, the houses of the Hebrews multiply Image taken from Old English Illustrated Hexateuch. Originally published in England Canterbury; second quarter of 11th century.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aelfric, africa, anglo-saxon, aristocracy, aristocrats, artwork, babies, baby, bourgeoise, child, children, egypt, exodus, gentlemen, government occupations, hebrew, historical, history, illustration, infant, jew, jewish, jews, judaism, kid, kids, king, male, males, north africa, old english illustrated hexateuch, royalty, shemot

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.