The Sacrifice of Isaac

after Annibale Fontana, Italian, 1540 - 1587


late 16th century


Overall: 6 15/16 × 4 13/16 × 3/8 in. (17.7 × 12.2 × 0.9 cm)

Weight: 613 g (1.4 lb.)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name

Sculpture: Plaquette

Research Area


Not on view

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 171.


Professor Michael Jaffe CBE (1923-1997), Cambridge, UK; thence by family descent; on loan to the Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 1976-2014; Sotheby's, London, December 3, 2014, lot 70; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, 2014; lent to present collection, 2015; given to present collection, 2016.

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