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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870)

Marble tablet depicting Abraham-Duty and Obedience: Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor 1874

Carbon print | 16.0 x 21.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2101231

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Photograph of a marble tablet depicting Abraham, in the centre, bringing Isaac back to his mother. There is an Angel on the right side of the tablet. The tablet features in the Albert Memorial Chapel.

The photograph is accompanied by a caption: 'ABRAHAM- DURTY AND OBEDIENCE. ABRAHAM, after the Sacrifice, brings Isaac back to his mother, and the Angel utters the word, "Now I know that you fearest God; thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son, from me."'
  • Creator(s)

    Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870) (photographer)

    Isaac (OT)
    Henri Joseph François, Baron de Triqueti (1804-74)
  • 16.0 x 21.1 cm (image)

  • Abraham-Duty and Obedience. Tablet. [The Triqueti Marbles in the Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria by 1876

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Berkshire [England]
              • Windsor [Berkshire]
                • Windsor Castle
                  • Lower Ward [Windsor Castle]
                    • Albert Memorial Chapel [Windsor Castle]