The Life of Miriam

Archie Rand   -   Parashat Hukkat

Images from the Torah portion Hukkat: on the lower left, the Copper Serpent; above left, two defiled tents.

At the center, a round structure made of stones and containing a skeleton and fire.

At the upper left, a seated figure (Miriam?) dressed in red, with a hat and veil and holding a staff .  To its right, a round, pocked structure that may be the wandering well of Midrash.


Portion: Houkat
Oil on canvas

Date : 1989
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Birthright and Blessing
Jacob`s dream
Jacob`s struggles
Judah and Tamar
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The Life of Moses
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