Joseph Shows Kindness to His Brothers
Georg Balthasar Probst, Augsburg ca. 1750-1800 366 x 501 mm (plate: 309 x 414 mm) Etching/engraving/watercolour 196. Iosephi benevolentia erga fratres; Bonté de Joseph envers ses freres; Compiacevolezza di Guiseppe có fuoi fratelli; Iosephs Güte gegen seine Brüder; Med. Fol. No. 48.; Cum Gratia et Privilegio Sac: Caes: Majestatis; Georg Balthasar Probst, excud. A.V. Damp stains in the upper left corner en both bottom corners. Overall state is good.
A hand coloured optical print depicting the biblical story (genesis 45) of Joseph’s kindness to his brothers. Situated in a highly decorated hall, Joseph, standing on the right side of the plate, talks to his brother. The group of brothers sit on the ground, holding their hands up in amazement, on the left side of the plate. The surroundings are coloured in light pastel-like colours, while the clothes of the people are of more vibrant colours.
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