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Abraham Welcoming the Three Angels, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Abraham Welcoming the Three Angels, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Date:
1607
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
13 x 18 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1958.142.2.8
Acquisition Date:
1958-02-21
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Abraham kneels before the door of his house, his wife, Sarah, watching from inside, as three angels appear to announce the birth of a child.