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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Dietrich, Christian Wilhelm Ernst, born 1712 - died 1774
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1735-1774 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dietrich, Christian Wilhelm Ernst, born 1712 - died 1774 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink, and washed with bistre

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.383

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 11

Physical description

Abraham sending away Hagar; Isaac is clinging to him, and Sarah is exulting behind. Half length figures; Pen and ink, and washed with bistre; Signed C. W. E. Dietrich.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, drawn)

Date

ca. 1735-1774 (made)

Artist/maker

Dietrich, Christian Wilhelm Ernst, born 1712 - died 1774 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink, and washed with bistre

Marks and inscriptions

Signed C. W. E. Dietrich.

Dimensions

Height: 6.3 in, Width: 8.5 in

Descriptive line

Dietrich, Christian Wilhelm Ernst; Abraham sending away Hagar; Isaac is clinging to him, and Sarah is exulting behind. Half length figures; Pen and ink, and washed with bistre; Signed C. W. E. Dietrich; German School; ca. 1735-1774.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Pen; Bistre

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Men; Women

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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