About the creation

Esau selling his birthright

Artist name: Rembrandt (van Rijn)

Esau standing on the left, wearing a turban and carrying his bow and quiver, shaking the hand of Jacob who sits at a table.

Source: Genesis 25, 29-34

Technique: Pen and brush drawing

Location: British Museum, London

Date: 1640

Dimensions: 200 x 174