Abraham Repudiating Hagar and Ishmael

about 1475–1500
Attributed to Master of the Tobias Legend (Netherlandish, last quarter of the 15th century), Attributed to Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 15th century (Netherlandish)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.5 x 12.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1244

Medium or Technique

Metalpoint, extensively reworked with pen and brown ink, figures silhouetted and mounted to another sheet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

Collection of Eugène Rodrigues (Louis Marie Eugène Rodrigues Henriques, Paris, 1853–1928), lawyer and president of the Société des Cent Bibliophiles [Lugt 897]; his sale, Paris, March 7, 1900; Walter Gay (1856–1937), American painter born in Hingham, Massachusetts and active in Paris; purchased through Gay by the MFA, December 2, 1915

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912