Tobit’s Story Expressed in Art

I’ve been reading through Tobit for a while now, and came across some artwork relating to the story. Some of the best were by an artist named Rembrandt:

That’s right, a goat. Read the book to find out why.

I didn’t know that 4th-2nd century bc(e) looked like medieval Europe and angels were all really just big cupids with more clothes. Like Wisdom, Tobit provided inspiration for great European artists along side that of other canonical stories. You can find more here:

Tobit, Anna and Tobias – Olga’s Gallery.

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