Top, a famous painting by the Russian painter Konstantin Flavitsky, who lived from 1830-1866, dying at the age of just 35; he painted the work in 1855, when he was 25. It is called Joseph Sold into Slavery by His Brothers (link).

    Joseph is seen by Christian exegetes as a type of Christ. The selling of Joseph into slavery is seen as a kind of foreshadowing of the betrayal of Christ by his close disciple, Judas, and the indictment and condemnation of Jesus, supported by many of the leading Scribes and Pharisees of his time, is seen as fulfilling what was prefigured in the selling into slavery of Joseph by his brothers.

    Bottom, Christ Cleansing the Temple, link

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