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The Sacrifice of Abraham

about 1640–42
Pietro Testa (Italian, 1612–1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 02; Bellini 26, only state; Cropper 71, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 2, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.1 x 24.4 cm (11 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.) Platemark: 29.5 x 24 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

M23327

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Harris B. Dick, New York; his gift to the MFA May 1, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Harris B. Dick