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Oriental 2737 f. 93v The sacrifice of Isaac
The sacrifice of Isaac
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Description: Full-page miniature of Abraham is about to slaughter Isaac who is lying bound on the altar, a streched arm symbolizing the Divine Presence preventing him, the ram caught in a bush standing behind Abraham, in an architectural frame. 
Origin: Spain, Central (Castile) 


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