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Christ on Calvary

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By 1685, Maffeo Barberini, Principe di Palestrina, Rome (recorded in post-1672 inventory and in posthumous inventory of 1686; d. 1685); 1685, by inheritance to Urbano Barberini, Principe di Palestrina, Rome (d. 1722); 1722, Barberini collection, Rome. [see note 1]; by 1934, by inheritance to Corsini descendant of Barberini family; 1967, sold by Barberini family to P&D Colnaghi, London; 1972, sold by Colnaghi's to John Brealey, London; 1982, on consignment by Brealey to Somerville and Simpson, London; 1982, sold by Somerville and Simpson to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1982) NOTES: [1] See Colnaghi, "Art Commerce, Scholarship: A Window Into the Art World - Colnaghi 1760 to 1984," 1984.

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M. Theresa B. Hopkins Fund


52.1 x 45.1 cm (20 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas