- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Adriaen Collaert, Flemish (c. 1560 - 1618)
After Maerten de Vos, Netherlandish (Antwerp, Belgium 1532 - 1603 Antwerp, Belgium)
Published by Gerard de Jode, Flemish (1509 - 1591)
- Abraham's Sacrifice of Isaac
- Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Story of Abraham
Series/Book Title: Thesaurus Sacrarum, 1585 edition
- Work Type
- Persistent Link
- Physical Descriptions
- Engraving printed in black ink with added transparent and opaque washes and metallic gold on white antique laid paper, darkened to cream
- sheet: 27 x 36.4 cm (10 5/8 x 14 5/16 in.)
plate: 20 x 26 cm (7 7/8 x 10 1/4 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: upper right margin, graphite: 22
- inscription: in plate, lower right corner of design area: 5
- inscription: in plate, loer margin: Abraham iussu Domini filium Immolaturus prohibetur ab angelo. Amat Deus obedientiam magis quam Victimam. Genes. 22.
- inscription: lower sheet margin, in brown ink: Dieu tente Abraham quj se mit en deuoir d'jmmoler son filz Isaac, Dont est empeché par l'ange. Dieu promet / le benir & multiplier sa semencé . etc. Gen. 22. 17.
- [Paul Prouté, Paris, France, sold]; to Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, Concord, MA, later Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2011.
- State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
- Standard Reference Number
- New Hollstein (de Jode) 30; Hollstein 66.I
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton in memory of Robert Bradford Wheaton
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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