The Patriarchal Family

Luigi Mayer   -   Tomb of Rachel

Rachel’s tomb is partly in ruins and neglected; plants climb on its walls. Around the sepulcher are pilgrims and shepherds. The accuracy of this illustration, like others by Mayer, is in doubt.


Source: Genesis 35  |  Portion: Vayishlah
Watercolor
Mayer, Luigi. 1801-1804. Views in Egypt, Palestine and Other Parts of the Ottoman Empire
Date : 1776 -  1792
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