The Virgin and Child by Agostino Carracci

This work was purchased with another drawing by Augustino.

Details

Medium:
Red chalk
Dimensions:
27.7 x 19.9 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,250 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
1972
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Both works were once part of the celebrated Collection of Old Masters formed in the 19th century by Sir Thomas Lawrence.

Provenance

Sir Thomas Lawrence; 1st Earl of Ellesmere; Duke of Sutherland.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

Entry details

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