Best Historical Paintings

Samaalic Era

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My top 5


Fircoon
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Sayyid
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Salaxuddin
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Ibrahim and Ishaq pbut
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Hannibal Barca
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Samaalic Era

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The first one is european revised. The tomb of rameses shows his true depiction.

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Thats true. Most prophets that appear in biblical paintings are drawn white when they are actually dark or olive complexion. Musa pbuh and Fircoon were both dark skinned, similiar to Somalis
 
Its interesting how they drawn with darker look. Most if not all are depicted as European
Israelis were that colour before the mixed with other ethnicities. According to the prophet's description of Esa they looked like this in his time before their migration in europe.
 

Samaalic Era

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Israelis were that colour before the mixed with other ethnicities. According to the prophet's description of Esa they looked like this in his time before their migration in europe.

Narrated Salim from his father:
No, By Allah, the Prophet (ﷺ) did not tell that Jesus was of red complexion but said, "While I was asleep circumambulating the Ka`ba (in my dream), suddenly I saw a man of brown complexion. He was the son of Mary
 
Narrated Salim from his father:
No, By Allah, the Prophet (ﷺ) did not tell that Jesus was of red complexion but said, "While I was asleep circumambulating the Ka`ba (in my dream), suddenly I saw a man of brown complexion. He was the son of Mary
Tbh even the arabs were mostly brown and dark before they raped the byzantine and persian women. There was a hadith on this i'm sure.
 

Samaalic Era

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Tbh even the arabs were mostly brown and dark before they raped the byzantine and persian women. There was a hadith on this i'm sure.

Your right about that

Zaid ibn Aslam related that the prophet (SAWS) saw a vision and told his companions about it. He said, “I saw a group of black sheep and a group of white sheep then mixed with the black sheep. I interpreted it to mean that the non-Arab Persians will enter Islam and then share with you your genealogy and your wealth.” The companions became surprised by what he (SAWS) said. Then one said, “The non-Arab Persians will enter our land, Oh Messenger of Allah?!” The Prophet (SAWS) then said, “Yes. By He Who Has my soul in His Hand, if the religion was hanging on the distant star, men from the non-Arab Persians would reach it and the luckiest of them would be the people of Faris.

(Reported in Suyuti, Jalal ad-Deen. “Tareekh al-Khulafaa (d. 1505).
 
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