HEMESSEN, Jan Sanders van
(b. ca. 1500, Hemishem, d. 1556, Haarlem)

Isaac Blessing Jacob

Oil on wood, 119 x 163 cm
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest

The heroic figure of the old Isaac shows the influence of Michelangelo, while in the details the realism of the Netherlandish painting can be observed.

There is another example of this painting in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich.