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IMAGE number
XOS3588389
Title
Samson and the Lion, c.1640 (oil on wood)
Artist
Rubens, Peter Paul (1577-1640) (studio of) / Dutch
Location
National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
Medium
oil on wood
Date
c. 1620 AD - c. 1640 AD (C17th AD)
Dimensions
14.2x46 cms
Description
From Old Testament (Judges14:6–8) illustrating the first of twelve exploits of Israelite hero Samson. Unarmed, he fights a roaring young lion, killing it by breaking its jaws.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
Bible / biblical / religious / biblical / landscape / heroism / man / hero / judges / strong / strength / story / unarmed / bravery / heroic / old testament / brave / animal / israelite / fight / religion / samson / Painting / Mzpainting
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