The Prosperous Days of Job, by W.T.C. [sic] Dobson (Front)

Leonida Caldesi

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Photograph of "The Prosperous Days of Job," a painting by William Charles Thomas Dobson. The painting depicts a man standing in the center of the image while holding a cane. His right hand gestures toward two women in front of him, one of whom covers her face with her hands. Other people can be seen behind the man, including an elderly man who is being supported by a dark-skinned man. An inventory number is partially visible on the lower left corner of the image.


  • Title: The Prosperous Days of Job, by W.T.C. [sic] Dobson (Front)
  • Creator: Caldesi & Montecchi
  • Date Created: 1858
  • Location Created: London, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 25.1 × 20.2 cm (9 7/8 × 7 15/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.582.2.59
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Caldesi & Montecchi (British, active 1850s)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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