Sir Thomas Monnington:
Christ meeting the woman of Samaria at the well, circa 1930
Framed (ref: 1503)
Studio stamp to reverse
Tempera, 3 15/16 x 3 3/4 in. (10 x 9.5 cm.)
Provenance: Lady Monnington
In a gilded flat section frame with square outer moulding
ON the way to Galilee Jesus passed through Samaria. It was noon when He reached the beautiful Vale of Shechem. At the opening of this valley was Jacob's well. Wearied with His journey, He sat down here to rest while His disciples went to buy food.