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The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine

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After a painting in the Galleria di Palazzo Rosso, Genoa Richard McLanathan (1950) believed the painting is autograph and Giordana Canova (1964) called it a beautiful workshop copy. Frederick Ilchman has decided in consultation with Peter Humphrey to retain the attribution as “after”...

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Provenance

1882, Domenico Giobbe, Venice; 1882, sold to Thomas and Cornelius Conway Felton [see note 1]; by descent to Eunice Whitney (Mrs. Cornelius Conway) Felton; 1942, bequest of Mrs. Felton to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 9, 1942) NOTES: [1] Sold as a work by Titian.

Credit Line

Bequest of Eunice Whitney Felton in memory of her husband, C.C. Felton

Dimensions

195.9 x 235 cm (77 1/8 x 92 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

42.388

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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