Feeding the Sacred Ibis

Jean-Ferdinand Joubert, French, 1810 - 1884
after Edward John Poynter, English, 1836 - 1919


after 1871

Engraving on chine collé

Image: 9 3/4 × 7 1/16 in. (24.7 × 17.9 cm)

Sheet: 15 1/4 × 11 3/8 in. (38.7 × 28.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Willis E.B. Earle, Class of 1889



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on margin, lower left:. E. J. Poynter, R.A. Pinx.t; lower right: F. Joubert. sculpt.


Willis E. B. Earl (1863-1944, Class of 1889), Thetford, Vermont; given to present collection, 1944.

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