The Black Wife of Moses

February 21, 2013   // 0 Comments

The 1650 depiction of the biblical figure's spouse is among the first of its kind (The Root) -- This image (which can be seen on page 5) is part of a weekly series that The Root is presenting in conjunction with the Image of the Black in Western Art Archive at Harvard University's W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research. In an artistic period known for its overpoweri...

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