The Baptism of the Chamberlain of Queen Candace of Ethiopia

Public Domain

Artist / maker

Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (etchers)




18th century
On the front left, the Apostle Philip baptises Queen Candace's Moorish chamberlain (Apostles 8 26). The son of a court painter at Weimar, Dietrich was considered to be a prodigy in landscape painting and was appointed court painter to the various Electors of Saxony.

More about this work

Artist / maker Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich VIAF RKD Wikidata
Type etching
Category prints (visual works)
Material paper
Dimensions 188 x 267 mm
Location Work currently not on display
Object number 2014-SD
Vlaamse Kunstcollectie - EN

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