Abraham and the Angels by Felice Giani

Abraham is pictured kneeling and pointing back towards a tent behind him.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Pen and brown ink with brown wash over graphite Dimensions: 37 x 52 cm
Acquired in:
1999
Presented by:
Terence Hodgkinson through The Art Fund

Three angels stand in front of him, one gestures towards Abraham. In the background is a landscape with a town nestled along a hillside.

Provenance

Giovanni Pancastelli, Rome; Edward Brandegee; Mary Brandegee (Lugt 1860c); with Yvonne ffrench, from whom bought by the donor

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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