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Abraham's Sacrifice

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Bronze, fire gilt. Three figures in full round on rough round base, deeply cut drapery. The wings of the angels, being modern additions, have been removed.

Provenance

By 1957, Dr. Wolfgang Hofstatter, Galerie St. Christoph, Vienna; 1957, sold by the Galerie St. Christoph to the MFA for $560. (Accession Date: November 14, 1957)

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund, No. 2

about 1740

Object Place

Munich, Germany

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

57.700

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture