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Stephen & Carol Huber: 17th - 19th Century Needlework

Rebecca and Eliezer Needlework - Huber

Rebecca and Eliezer
Needlework picture
Mid-18th century

This large needlework picture depicts the lovely Biblical story of Rebecca, Genesis 24:17-19, a young noble woman graciously serving water to a stranger, Eliezer, and then kindly drawing more water for his camels. Abraham sent his servant, Eliezer, on a mission to find a kind and generous bride for his son Isaac. Abraham wanted is son and daughter-in-law to carry on the traditions of the family of Abraham which was known for its boundless love and kindness.

Wool on linen; 27" x 21 ½" framed.


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