Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606 – 1669

Christ Driving the Money Changers from the Temple

oil on panel (43 × 21 cm) — 1626 Museum Pushkin Museum, Moscow

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn biography

This work is linked to Mark 11:15

The purification of the Temple. A determined Jesus, armed with a whip, drives the money changers and other crooks out of the temple. In the holy place there should be no room for people obsessed by self-interest.

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