The Plague of Frogs (Main View)


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A photograph of an illustration depicting a scene from Exodus. In the scene, Pharaoh is seated on a throne surrounded by attendants and children. Frogs cover the ground and an old man, likely Moses, stands at the entrance to the room. A line from Exodus 8:8 ("Entreat the Lord...") is written along the bottom edge of the image.


  • Title: The Plague of Frogs (Main View)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1854
  • Location Created: London, England; Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Physical Dimensions: 12.9 × 16.5 cm (5 1/16 × 6 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.338.5
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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