About the creation

The Wedding of Samson

Artist name: Rembrandt (van Rijn)

Samson’s first wife sits at the center of the feast table in a wedding dress and a crown. To her left sits Samson, who poses riddles to a small crowd that gathers around him. Around the table sit eight guests.

Source: Judges 14

Technique: Oil on canvas

Location: Alte Meister Gallerie, Dresden

Date: 1638

Dimensions: 175 x 126