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The Sacrifice of Isaac

Attributed to the weaving workshop funded by William Sheldon
(Barcheston, Warwickshire and Bordesley, Worcestershire)

Artist: Related to a composition by Cornelis Bos (Netherlandish, Hertogenbosch ca. 1510?–before 1566 Groningen)
Artist: Related to a woodcut by Bernard Salomon (French, ca. 1508–ca. 1561)
Date: probably made between 1561 and 1613
Culture: British, probably Barcheston or Bordesley
Medium: Silk, wool, silver-thread (27-29 warps per inch, 12 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 8 1/2 x W. 11 3/4 inches (21.6 x 29.8 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number: 64.101.1282

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