S/JHS/BAPT/IST [...] (to the right of Saint John the Baptist, in red pigment), SCA/KA/TS/RIN (to the right of Saint Catherine, in red pigment), ECCE/AGN/VS/DEI (on the scroll of Saint John the Baptist, in blue pigment)
77 × 49.7 cm (30 1/4 × 19 5/8 in.)
Charles H. and Mary F. S. Worcester Collection
Extended information about this artwork
Frank Jewett Mather, Jr., “Roerich Museum to Sell Many Old Masters,” Art News 28, 20 (1930), p. 3.
“Roerich Museum Is to Sell Its Old Masters,” Art Digest 4, 11 (1930), p. 15 (ill.).
Daniel Catton Rich, “Two Trecento Venetian Panels,” Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago 24 (1930), pp. 86–89 (ill.).
Evelyn Sandberg-Vavalà, “Maestro Paolo Veneziano,” Burlington Magazine 57 (1930), pp. 171, 177.
The Art Institute of Chicago, A Guide to the Paintings in the Permanent Collection, 1932, p. 192.
Bernard Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance, Oxford, 1932, p. 418.
Bernard Berenson, Pitture italiane del Rinascimento, Milan, 1936, p. 359.
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“Chicago Gets Handsome Gift,” Pictures on Exhibit 9 (April 1947), p. 14.
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The Art Institute of Chicago, A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, June 1 to November 1, 1933, no. 87, as School of Lorenzo Veneziano.
The Art Institute of Chicago, A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, June 1 to November 1, 1934, no. 35, as School of Lorenzo Veneziano.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Silk Road: History and Metaphor, 2006-2007 (no cat.).
Grimaldi, Venice (according to the Roerich Museum sale catalogue); The Roerich Museum, New York; sold American Art Association, New York, March 28, 1930, no. 150 (ill.), as Lorenzo Veneziano, to Robert B. Harshe acting on behalf of Charles H. Worcester (Harshe was listed as the buyer in the published results of the Roerich sale); Charles H. Worcester, Chicago, 1930–47; on loan to the Art Institute from 1933 (according to a document in curatorial files dated October 11, 1945, indicates that this panel was owned by his wife, Mary F. S. Worcester); given to the Art Institute, 1947.
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