Requires Photography

Landscape with Abraham and Isaac on the Way to Sacrifice (from the series Landscapes with Biblical and Mythological Scenes)

Abraham and Isaac Going to the Sacrifice

about 1551 - before 1558
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570), After Matthijs Cock, Netherlandish, about 1509 - before 1548


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. IV) 008; Riggs 38

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 x 31 cm (8 7/8 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2797

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower right: Abraham fily immolatti/onem parat cock fe

Signed

Signed in plate, lower right: Cock fe

Markings

No watermark; verso, in graphite: 62; 51/6; 174.; A/g; Zn525; collector's stamp in blue: crown over FB [Franz Baumgartner?; Lugt 975]; and other marks difficult to decipher

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard, in memory of W. G. Russell Allen