Abraham and the three angels, Sébastien Bourdon
Sébastien Bourdon
Abraham and the three angels
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Sébastien Bourdon

Abraham and the three angels, ca. 1650 – 1669


Blatt
287 x 327 mm
Inventory Number
1225
Object Number
1225 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Abraham and the three angels
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Unten rechts Stempel der Sammlung Pierre-Jean Mariette, Paris (Lugt 2097)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, Genesis 19,1

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71C1222 Abraham kneels before the angels
Secondary
  • 71C12243 the promise of a son is renewed; Sarah, overhearing it, laughs incredulously
  • 31A25552 index finger forwards, pointing, indicating
  • 41C343 salver

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19.02.2024