"The Vision Of Ezechiel Italy XVIIth Century"Our XVIIth century Italian Panel Painting represents the vision of ezechiel after a painting by Raphael dated 1518 kept in Florence at the Palatine Gallery. Painted on poplar panel with a carved wooden frame from the 19th century, this version painted after the grand master is in perfect condition, and very close in size to the original. single panel: 41,5X30,5cm the subject: Ezechie l; This character who would have lived in Jerusalem and Babylon between -627 and -570 BC, is one of the four great Jewish prophets; chronologically it is the third of the major prophets. A Biblical book that bears his name is a collection of oracles gathered by his disciples. Before 586 he announced the catastrophe that threatened Jerusalem. After this event he helped to persevere in the hope of returning to the Holy Land, exalting on the one hand the omnipresence of God and on the other hand the holiness of the chosen people. This book is considered to be the founding text of Jewish mysticism.