"Jacob wrestling with an angel"

by: Alexander Louis Leloir

and here it is:



Three things to know about this painting:

  1. Painted in 1865, this is a reinterpreted version of the original
  2. The account includes the renaming of Jacob as "Israel", literally "He who struggles with God."
  3. oil/canvas

Some reasons it appeals to me:

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Here is a link to my email address: lstouffe@ucsc.edu

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