Cecrops, founder of Athens, offers to the Almighty instead of a sacrificial victim the first ears of grain from the harvests which had enriched Attica

about 1795
Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814)


Dimensions

Sight: 16.7 x 23.2 cm (6 9/16 x 9 1/8 in. ) Frame: 30.7 x 37.2 cm (12 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.77

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink with brown and gray washes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

W.M. Brady and Co, Inc., NY; acquired February 1991

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund