Aeneas and Achates on the Libyan Coast
oil on canvas
58.7 x 87.6 cm (23 1/8 x 34 1/2 in)
Commissioned by Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Castello, Ferrara, by c. 1521; by inheritance through the Este Collection, in Camerino d'Alabastro, until 1608; Borghese collection, Rome, until at least 1693. (Kunsthandel A.G., Lucerne); sold 1926 to (Julius Böhler, Munich and Luzerne).  (Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi [1878-1955], Florence and Rome, from the early 1920s); sold 1936 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;  gift 1939 to NGA.  Inventory card no. 55-26, Böhler records, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles (copy in NGA curatorial files)  According to Kress records in NGA curatorial files.