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Provenance

19th century, Griccioli family, Sant'Eugenio, Monastero (near Siena), Italy [see note 1]; 1904, sold by the Griccioli family to Dan Fellows Platt (b. 1873 - d. 1938), Englewood, NJ; 1938, by inheritance to his widow; 1939, sold by Mrs. Dan Fellows Platt to the MFA for $15,000. (Accession Date: March 9, 1939) NOTES: [1] The abbey church of Sant'Eugenio, closed during the second half of the 18th century, was acquired by the Griccioli family in 1812 and used as a villa.

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund

late 1330s–early 1340s

Dimensions

75.5 x 45.4 cm (29 3/4 x 17 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.536

Medium or Technique

Tempera on panel

Collections

Europe

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