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Jacob Wrestling with the Angel (1866) by Gustave Dore

Original price $77.00
Original price $77.00 - Original price $957.00
Original price $77.00
Current price $53.90
$53.90 - $957.00
Current price $53.90
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Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Gustave Doré's "Jacob Wrestling with the Angel": A Divine Encounter Captured in Intricate Detail

Unveil the captivating narrative of Gustave Doré's masterpiece, "Jacob Wrestling with the Angel" (1866). This exquisitely detailed engraving depicts a pivotal biblical scene, inviting you to witness the struggle between the mortal and the divine.

Doré's Techniques: Mastering the Art of Engraving

Doré's masterful engraving technique brings this scene to life with unparalleled precision. Intricate lines create a sense of movement and tension, capturing the physical and emotional intensity of the encounter. The interplay of light and shadow adds depth and drama, enhancing the painting's narrative power.

Biblical Context: A Test of Faith and Redemption

The scene depicts the biblical account of Jacob's encounter with an angel at the Jabbok River. This struggle symbolizes Jacob's wrestling with his past, his fears, and ultimately his faith. Doré's engraving captures the pivotal moment when Jacob refuses to let go until he receives a blessing, a testament to his unwavering determination.

Symbolism and Meaning: Light and Darkness, Good and Evil

The engraving is rich in symbolism. The angel, bathed in ethereal light, represents divine grace and power, while Jacob, immersed in darkness, symbolizes human frailty. The intertwined figures evoke the struggle between good and evil, light and darkness, that rages within us all.

Artistic Legacy: A Masterpiece of Biblical Illustration

"Jacob Wrestling with the Angel" stands as a testament to Doré's exceptional talent as a biblical illustrator. His ability to capture the essence of biblical stories through detailed and evocative imagery has made him one of the most renowned artists in this genre.

Feelings Conveyed: Struggle, Determination, and the Search for Grace

Doré's engraving conveys a range of emotions, from the physical struggle of Jacob to the determination in his eyes. It invites viewers to reflect on their own struggles and search for divine guidance and redemption. The painting serves as a reminder that even in our darkest moments, we can find hope and strength.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This museum-quality print captures the intricate details and evocative power of Doré's original engraving. Displayed in your home, "Jacob Wrestling with the Angel" becomes a source of inspiration and contemplation, reminding you of the timeless struggle between good and evil and the enduring power of faith.

Let Gustave Doré's "Jacob Wrestling with the Angel" inspire your own journey of self-reflection and remind you that even in the face of adversity, the search for grace and redemption is an eternal human endeavor.

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Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
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Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
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