Meeting between Jacob and Esau (Encuentro entre Jacob y Esaú)
Jacob can be seen on the right, followed by his wives and children. Towards the border of the tapestry, camels are carrying the family’s possessions. On the right, Esau hugs his brother while the troops accompanying him place themselves at his rear, as told in the scriptures.
Series Esau and Jacob
Third tapestry in the series
Manufacture Netherlands, second half of the 16th century
Location Church of Saint Nicholas of Bari (museum opened in 2009)
Origin Church of Saint Stephen
MAZ y JPM