Jacob wrestling with the Angel

Details

  • Title

    Jacob wrestling with the Angel

  • Artist/maker

    Claude Lorrain (c. 1604 or 1605 - 1682)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1672
  • Material and technique

    black chalk with pen and brown ink with grey wash on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 6.5 x 10.4 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.23

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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 430

Roethlisberger, Marcel, Claude Lorrain: The Drawings, 2 (Berkeley, 1968), 1054-1056

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 249

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