REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
(b. 1606, Leiden, d. 1669, Amsterdam)

Tobit's Wife with the Goat

Oil on mahogany panel, 20 x 27 cm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin

Catalogue number: Bredius 514.

The artist, whose father was blind in later life, may have identified himself with Tobit's son, Tobias, who found the cure that restored his vision.

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