About the creation

Binding of Isaac

Artist name: Hoffman Moshe

Abraham’s eyes are shut as he is completely immersed in the spiritual act of sacrifice. The knife, held in his hand, morphs into Isaac, embraced by his father.

© The print workshop in Jerusalem (named after Ginogli)

Source: Genesis 22

Technique: Carved wood sculpture

Date: 1965

Dimensions: 175 x 57 x 45