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American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Washington Allston, American, 1779–1843

Jeremiah Dictating His Prophecy of the Destruction of Jerusalem to Baruch the Scribe

1820

Oil on canvas

89 3/8 × 74 3/4 in. (227 × 189.9 cm)
Gift of Samuel F. B. Morse, B.A. 1810
1866.1
Geography: 
Made in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 40–41, fig. 35.

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