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Drawing: PD.417-1963

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Object information

Titles

  • Abraham entertaining the Angels

Genesis XVIII, 8-10

Pierre Fouguet Junior, 13 April 1801, lot 13; John Barnard (Lugt 1420), sold London, Greenwood, 16 February 1787, probably lot 47; T. Thane (Lugt 2461), sold London, Leigh and Sotheby, 27 May 1846, part of lot 176 or lot 844; P. Langerhuizen Lzn. (Lugt 2095), sold Amsterdam, 29 April 1919, lot 397 bt. Frederik Muller & Co.; Count de Robiano and others, sold Amsterdam, F. Muller, 15 June 1926, lot 387, repr. (bt. in); A.W. Mensing, sold Amsterdam, 27 April 1937, lot 272, bt. P. & D. Colnaghi, from whom bt. by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), December 1937

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1963

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1649

Maker(s)

Measurements and weight

  • Height: 117 mm
  • Width: 208 mm

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

  • Drawing : Pen, brown ink and brown wash, heightened with white, on paper

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: PD.417-1963
  • Primary reference Number: 4744
  • Lugt: 1420
  • Lugt: 2461
  • Lugt: 2095
  • Lugt: 1405a
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Thursday 8 April 2021
  • Last processed: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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