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Florentine 16th Century
Allegorical Portrait of Dante

K2154
183
Italian
late 16th century
oil on panel
Painting
126.9 x 120 cm (49 15/16 x 47 1/4 in)
Pontormo, 1494-1556/1557
William Graham [1817-1885], London. [1] Quintin McGarel Hogg, 2nd viscount Hailsham, London; (his sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 November 1953, no. 28, as by Vasari); purchased by Mawston. (International Financing Co., Panama); sold 1956 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [2] gift 1961 to NGA. [1] The painting does not appear in the 1886 Graham estate sale. [2] Provenance according to Kress files in NGA curatorial records.
1961.9.57
2154
1609
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