Prints and Drawings
Artist: Ubaldo Gandolfi, Italian, 1728–1781

The Sacrifice of Isaac

ca. 1770

Pen and brown ink and wash over black chalk

sheet: 31.2 × 21.8 cm (12 5/16 × 8 9/16 in.)
Frederick M. Clapp, B.A. 1901, M.A. 1911, Fund
1992.111.1
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Flavia Ormond Fine Arts Limited, London, 1992; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

This work appears on our "Artworks with Nazi-Era Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 70, 208–9, no. 70, ill.

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