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El Greco: Scourging the Moneychangers from the Temple

El Greco 1541 – 1614

Scourging the Moneychangers from the Temple

oil on canvas (106 × 130 cm) — c. 1600 Museum National Gallery, London

El Greco biography

This work is linked to Mark 11:15

Tags: Passion

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Also known as The Purification of the Temple and Christ Cleansing the Temple. El Greco made probably five paintings on the subject. Moneychangers and traders are evicted from the holy place.

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