11 November 1996
Cornelis van Poelenburgh (1586-1676)
Abraham taking Isaac to be sacrificed
signed lower right C(strengthened).P.
oil on copper
25.7 x 32 cm
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Another interpretation of the subject by Poelenburgh is in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (H. Gerson, J.W. Goodison, Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, I, 1960, p.99, no.388, plate 48, fig.388).
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