31 January 2013
Ubaldo Gandolfi (San Matteo della Decima 1728-1781 Ravenna)
The Sacrifice of Isaac
red chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, brown ink framing lines
12 3/8 x 8¾ in. (31.5 x 22.2 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 7 April 1970, lot 28.
with Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York.
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P. Bagni, I Gandolfi. Affreschi, dipinti, bozzetti, disegni, Bologna, 1992, p. 722, no. 704.
Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, European drawings from Canadian collections, 1500-1900, 1976, no. 26.
Please note the correct provenance:
Another version of this drawing was formerly with Flavia Ormond and later sold to the Yale University Art Gallery.
Please note the additional literature reference: Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat., ed. S. Boorsch & J. Marciari, 2006, p. 208, under cat. 70.
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