Moses Shown the Promised Land

Moses Shown the Promised Land
Moses, reclining amid the clouds and angels at the top of Mount Pisgah, looks down, following a stream of light that breaks through the clouds overhead. Nearby a winged angel floating on a cloud directs his attention down to the Promised Land.
Artist: West, Benjamin, 1738-1820, painter.
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 36121148

Moses Shown the Promised Land Moses, reclining amid the clouds and angels at the top of Mount Pisgah, looks down, following a stream of light that breaks through the clouds overhead. Nearby a winged angel floating on a cloud directs his attention down to the Promised Land. Artist: West, Benjamin, 1738-1820, painter. Medium: Oil on canvas. Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 36121148