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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jean Jacques Lagrenée, French, 1739–1821

Scène de Sacrifice (Antique Sacrifice), from Recueil de Différentes Compositions Frises et Ornements dessinées et gravées à la manière du lavis par La Grenée le Jeune

1782–84

Etching and aquatint printed in brown ink

sheet: 45.7 × 20.8 cm (18 × 8 3/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2013.111.1
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

The Albertina, Vienna (from a sale of duplicates in 1922)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2014,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2014_02.pdf (accessed December 1, 2014).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.