FISCHER, Josef Vinzenz
(b. 1729, Schmidham bei Griesbach, d. 1810, Wien)

Moses Tramples on Pharaoh's Crown

1760
Oil on canvas, 118 x 165 cm
Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

This painting was the artist's reception piece for the Vienna Academy which gained his membership as a history painter. In the reception piece, Neoclassical traits can be detected within the framework of a Baroque composition.