The Angel preventing Abraham from sacrificing his son, Isaac; Abraham kneeling over his bound and naked son Isaac whose head is thrust back, an angel behind Abraham clutches his hand which has loosened its hold of the knife. c.1634-1635 Red chalk over black chalk, with grey wash, on paper prepared with light brown wash. Verso: a rough composition study in red chalk. Watermark: Eagle with Basel Crosier, similar to Churchill 438 (Basle 1633) and Hinterding A.a.a., datable 1635).

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