Tobias and the Angel

Oil on canvas | 236.7 x 339.3cm | 17th century

Style of Salvator Rosa

In the apocryphal Book of Tobit, Tobias travels to the city of Media to collect a debt for his blind father, Tobit, accompanied by the Archangel Raphael. When Tobias stops beside the river Tigris, a fish tries to devour him. Raphael directs him to re...
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