Ancient Art
Artist: Herbert J. Gute, American, 1908–1977

The Israelites and the Philistines battle for the Ark of the Covenant

1933–35

gouache on paper on board

187.3 x 401.3 cm (73 3/4 x 158 in.)
Commissioned by the University
1936.127.3
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

L7

Bibliography: 

Simon T. James, The Excavations at Dura-Europos,1928 to 1937: Final Report VII, 7 (London: The British Museum Press, 2004), xxvi, pl. 4.

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