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Abraham Offering Isaac, 17th century

  • Ferdinand Bol, Dutch, 1616-1680

Etching and engraving in ink on laid paper

  • Sheet: 16 3/4 × 13 1/2 inches (42.5 × 34.3 cm) Overall (supporting sheet): 20 × 16 7/8 inches (50.8 × 42.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps


Inscribed, in plate, lower left edge of image: F. Bol f.

Inscribed, in plate, lower center of image: FC Inscribed, in pencil, verso: Gabrielli Collection Rome

1887, Gabrielli sale (Rome, Italy). Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.]

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bartsch, A. Catalogue Raisonne de Toutes les Etampes de Rembrandt. Leipzig: A Danz, 1880, vol. II, p. 9, no 1. Rovinski, D. A. L'Oeuvre Grave des Eleves de Rembrandt. Petersburg, 1894.

Ferdinand Bol, Abraham Offering Isaac, 17th century, etching and engraving in ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S157.