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Abraham offers three men a meal. Jahweh, the Jewish name for God, appears in a bright light accompanied by two angels. He announces to Abraham that he and his wife Sarah will have another son despite their great age.

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Title Abraham and the Angels
Material and technique Oil on canvas
Object type
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Width 174 cm
Height 111 cm
Artists Schilder: Aert de Gelder
Accession number 1229 (OK)
Credits Uit de nalatenschap van / from the estate of: G.W. Burger 1916
Department Old Masters
Acquisition date 1916
Age artist Unknown
External exhibitions Engel (2010)
Research Alma
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Geographical origin Northern Netherlands > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

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Aert de Gelder

Dordrecht 1645 - Dordrecht 1727

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