Great 17th century religious painting, the sacrifice of Isaac

Antique Italian painting from the 17th century. Artwork oil on canvas depicting a biblical subject, The sacrifice of Isaac, of excellent pictorial quality. Painting of important size and great visual impact adorned with an ancient, non-coeval wooden frame, regilded during the 20th century (see photo). Painting that represents the moment in which Abraham is stopped by the angel during the sacrifice of his son Isaac.
According to the book of Genesis, God to test Abraham's faith, orders him to sacrifice his own son Isaac. An angel of the Lord comes down to block him and shows him a ram to be immolated as a substitute sacrifice.
Artwork that has undergone a conservative restoration, partial relining, support patches placed on the back of the canvas and color recovery in some points. Overall painting in good state of conservation. Sight size H 118 x W 145 cm.

Sizes: H 136 x L 164 x P 6 cm

Technique: Oil on canvas

Age: 17th century

Cod: 10629

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