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Drawing - Grisaille overdoor or chimneybreast: the Sacrifice of Isaac
  • Grisaille overdoor or chimneybreast: the Sacrifice of Isaac
    de Wit, Jacob, born 1695 - died 1754
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Grisaille overdoor or chimneybreast: the Sacrifice of Isaac

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Date:

    1695-1754 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    de Wit, Jacob, born 1695 - died 1754 (copy after)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brush and brown ink, with grey and grey-brown wash, over red chalk, heightened with opaque white.

  • Museum number:

    583

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 249, box B

Date

1695-1754 (made)

Artist/maker

de Wit, Jacob, born 1695 - died 1754 (copy after)

Materials and Techniques

Brush and brown ink, with grey and grey-brown wash, over red chalk, heightened with opaque white.

Dimensions

Height: 297 mm, Width: 153 mm

Object history note

Purchased by the museum (L.1958), 7 May 1874.

Descriptive line

Drawing 'Grisaille overdoor or chimneybreast: the Sacrifice of Isaac' copy after Jacob de Wit, brush and brown ink, with grey and grey-brown wash, over red chalk, heightened with opaque white.

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

Jane Shoaf Turner and Christopher White, Catalogue of Dutch and Flemish Drawings in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 2014, vol. I, Cat.432, illus. p.359

Materials

Brush and ink; Red chalk; Wash; Opaque white; Material

Categories

Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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