- Museum number
Object: Jael and Sisera
Series: Gems of Art
Plate 13: Sisera, lying on a bed, asleep, wearing armour; Jael leans over him, with a nail in her left hand and a hammer in her right, about to drive it into his head; after Northcote; proof before letters; bound with rest of series in original gilded 19th-century leather cover. 1823
- Production date
Height: 179 millimetres
Width: 214 millimetres
- Curator's comments
Christopher Lennox-Boyd records a later state, with the plate number altered to 16.
For comments on the "Gems of Art" series see 2006,U.263.
For a scratched-letter proof see 1927,0518.93; for a complete bound set of series see 1879,0614.315-345.
According to the list of plates Northcote's picture was then in the possession of the Royal Academy.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Bible (Judges 4:21)
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number