Abraham and Isaac embrace in the wilderness, in the shock of their reprieve. Autotype after F.J. Shields, 1877.
- Shields, Frederic, 1833-1911.
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Abraham looks down at the ram at his feet, which he will sacrifice instead of Isaac. Isaac stands on the abandoned rope which was used to restrain him. The veins of Abraham's arm and hand bulge with tension as he continues to clasp the sacrificial knife