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The Drunkenness of Noah

Artist:
Andrea Sacchi (Italian, Rome (?) ca. 1599–1661 Rome)
Date:
1599–1661
Medium:
Red chalk
Dimensions:
7 5/16 x 10 3/16 in. (18.6 x 25.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.168
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink at lower left, Andrea Sacchi .ft. 1625 by Anthony Rutgers (Lugt, Repertoire des Catalogues des Ventes, 2920) (Michiel Plomp, March 1997).
Numbered at upper left and right, 52.
Annotated on verso, Colle . Lawrence.
Antoine Rutgers (Amsterdam)(The inscription in the lower left corner, Andrea Sacchi ft. 1625, is by A. Rutgers) (Michiel Plomp, March 1997); v.d. Schley...Yver (Amsterdam), Amsterdam, Rutgers sale, Dec 1, 1778(Lugt 2920) F 348 (Michiel Plomp, March 1997); Sir Thomas Lawrence (British, Bristol 1769–1830 London)? (according to inscription on verso; no mark); possibly Christie's, London, sale June 29, 1971, no. 135("A. Sacchi, The Drunkenness of Noah, inscribed on the mount 'nel: Pal: di Barberini Andrea Sacchi' - red chalk - framed, 7-1/4 x 9-3/4 in. (184 x 248 mm)).; Armando Neerman (London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "17th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," 1979.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 13, 2009–October 4, 2009.

Old Master Drawings, Armando Neerman. Exh. cat. National Book League, London, London, 1975, cat. no. 24, ill.

Jacob Bean "Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1976 - June 30, 1977. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 107, New York, 1977, p. 45.

Ann Sutherland Harris Andrea Sacchi: A complete edition of the paintings with a critical catalogue. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1977, cat. no. 72, p. 95.

Ann Sutherland Harris "New Drawings by Andrea Sacchi: Addenda." in Burlington Magazine. vol. 70, 1978, fig. no. 83, p. 602, ill.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 17th century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1979, cat. no. 343, fig. no. 343, pp. 260-61, ill.



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