The Entombment


  • Title

    The Entombment

  • Artist/maker

    after Caravaggio (1571 - 1610)
    Guy François (1578 - 1650)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1613 - 1650
  • Material and technique

    charcoal, heightened with white chalk over pale brown wash, on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 40 x 28.6 cm (arched top) (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Art Fund, the MGC/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, and the Friends of the Ashmolean, 1997.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 406

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