Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606 – 1669

Moses at the Burning Bush

drawing with pen and brush (17 × 23 cm) — ca. 1655
private collection

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn biography

This work is linked to Exodus 3:2

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After having escaped the Pharaoh, Moses hopes to live a simple life as a shepherd in the land Midian. But God, in the disguise of a bush, calls him to lead his people into battle against the oppressing Pharaoh.

Drawing on paper made with brush and brown ink.

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