Spanish Old Master Drawings

Initial sketch for the principal altar of the Colegiata de San Isidro

Ventura Rodríguez

(Ciempozuelos, Madrid, 1717-Madrid, 1785)


  • Date: 1768
  • Black chalk and grey wash on laid paper
  • 291 x 157 mm
  • Inscribed: “Carpeta XIX/ Nº 2.926”, in pencil, on the reverse
  • Provenance: Madrid, collection of the Marquis of Casa-Torres; Madrid, private collection