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Poster

Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1990 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Paper with printed design in coloured ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr Patricia L. Baker

  • Museum number:

    ME.27-2011

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Poster, paper with printed design in coloured ink. The scene shows Abraham, he has a knife in his left hand and with his right hand he is holding down the body of his son, Isaac who is blindfolded and has his legs bound together. Above Abraham's head are three angels wearing white robes and green scarves. Next to Abraham is a white ram wearing a garland of flowers around it's neck.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1990 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Paper with printed design in coloured ink

Dimensions

Length: 98 cm, Width: 68 cm

Descriptive line

Poster, paper with printed design in coloured ink, Abraham about to sacrifice Isaac, Iran, ca. 1990.

Materials

Paper; Coloured ink

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Angels; Rams (animals); Knife; Sacrifice

Categories

Islam

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Middle East Section

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