3 drawings of The Story of Lot by Jan Saenredam

Series of 3 drawings in black and red chalk, each signed with name or initials selected from the collection of the late Francis William Smith.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Chalk Dimensions: 33 x 29 cm
Acquired in:
1922
Bequeathed by:
F W Smith through The Art Fund

The drawing illustrated is 'The angels conducting Lot out of Sodom', showing Lot led by an angel who leans on a staff with the other angel behind and further figures beyond.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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