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The Baptism Of The Eunuch

Rembrandt

The Baptism Of The Eunuch

Rembrandt
  • Date: 1626
  • Style: Baroque
  • Genre: genre painting
  • Media: oil, panel
  • Dimensions: 63.5 x 78 cm
  • Order Oil Painting
    reproduction

The Baptism of the Eunuch is a 1626 painting by the Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn, owned by the Museum Catharijneconvent in Utrecht since 1976. It shows Philip the Evangelist baptising an Ethiopian man, a eunuch, on the road from Jerusalem to Gaza, traditionally marking the start of the Ethiopian Church (Acts 8:26-39).

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