Women in the Book of Judges I

Salomon de Bray   -  
Jael, Deborah and Barak
A group picture of the three figures responsible for Sisera’s defeat: Jael is a young woman, holding the hammer and the tent peg with which she killed Sisera. Behind Yael Deborah is depicted as an old woman clasping her hands in prayer, while Barak is a young man, armed as a warrior.

Source: Judges 4 - 5
Oil on canvas
Museum Catharijneconvent, Utrecht
Date : 1635
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