Song of Songs

Frantisek Kupka   -  
Song of Songs

The elderly king lies on his bed, raising his arm toward his naked beloved, who has risen, beckoning her to return and praising her beauty. In the royal bedroom are seen Jewish symbols, such as the star of David and the menorah.


Source: Song of Songs 7
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Date : 1904
Creation
Garden of Eden
Cain and Abel
The Flood
The Tower of Babel
Abraham`s trials
The Patriarchal Family
The Sacrifice of Isaac
Birthright and Blessing
Jacob`s dream
Jacob`s struggles
Judah and Tamar
Joseph
The Life of Moses
The Life of Miriam
The Burning Bush
Parting of the Red Sea
Matan Torah
The Golden Calf
The Desert Wanderings
Women in the Book of Judges I
Women in the Book of Judges II
David
Elijah
Ezekiel
Jonah
The Story of Job
Song of Songs
Ruth
Esther
Alphabet
Cherubim
The Temple and the Ark