About the creation

Second Nuremberg Haggadah: The theft of the blessing

Artist name: Unknown artist

On the right, Isaac blesses Jacob, as Rebecca looks on.On the left, Esau returns from hunting to discover that Jacob has stolen his blessing.

Source: Genesis 27

Technique: Color illumination

Location: David Sofer Collection, London

Date: 1450

Dimensions: 18 x 25.5