Abigail was married to a wealthy man named Nabal. David, the second king of Israel, is said to have had the temptation to kill the husband of the woman he had fallen in love with (I Samuel, XXV, 35).
They married when was widowed.
Abigail era casada com um homem rico chamado Nabal. David, segundo rei de Israel terá tido a tentação de matar o marido da mulher por quem se apaixonara (I Samuel, XXV, 35). Casaram quando ela enviuvou.
Joseph Schönmann (1799-1879)-'David and Abigail'-oil on canvas Private collection
David Teniers the elder (1582-1649)-'the offering of Abigail'-oil on canvas
Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)-'the meeting of David and Abigail'-oil on panel-ca 1630 Washington-National Gallery of Art
Frans Pourbus the elder (1540-1580)-'David and Abigail'-oil on oakwood-ca 1570 Wien-Kunsthistoriches Museum Gemäldegalerie
Aelbert Cuyp (1620-1691)-'the meeting of David and Abigail'-oil on canvas Basel-Kunstmuseum