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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    W,9.116

  • Description

    The Calling of Abraham. Landscape with a couple making cheese (?) in lower right, their animals beyond, a shepherd resting at the foot of a tree at left, Abraham as a shepherd in background and being addressed by the words 'Egredere de terra tua' emerging from a cloud; after Jacopo Bassano Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1575-1600
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 209 millimetres
    • Width: 261 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower part of image: "Cu priuilegio / Sac. Cæs. M.".
        Lettered in lower margin with two-line dedication to Augustinus de Justis: "IN GRATIAM PERILLVSTRIS COMITIS AVGVSTINI DE IVSTIS, PINXIT IACOBVS DE PONTO BASSAN, / VERONAE" and "Scalpsit autem Joann. Sadeler Belg.".
  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 53 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    W,9.116

The Calling of Abraham. Landscape with a couple making cheese (?) in lower right, their animals beyond, a shepherd resting at the foot of a tree at left, Abraham as a shepherd in background and being addressed by the words 'Egredere de terra tua' emerging from a cloud; after Jacopo Bassano Engraving

The Calling of Abraham. Landscape with a couple making cheese (?) in lower right, their animals beyond, a shepherd resting at the foot of a tree at left, Abraham as a shepherd in background and being addressed by the words 'Egredere de terra tua' emerging from a cloud; after Jacopo Bassano Engraving

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