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Venetian 14th Century
Saint Paul

K1982D
1880
Italian
c. 1340
marble
Sculpture
60.2 x 21.5 x 8.9 cm (23 11/16 x 8 7/16 x 3 1/2 in)
(Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Rome); purchased July 1930 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [1] gift 1960 to NGA. [1] The bill of sale for the purchase of this sculpture and two others in the same group, NGA 1960.5.11 and .12 (along with twenty paintings) is dated 16 July 1930; payment was made in three installments through November 1930 (copy in NGA curatorial files). Ulrich Middeldorf's entry that includes the sculpture contains an error: the year of the Kress Foundation's acquisition is incorrectly given as 1954 (Sculptures from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: European Schools XIV-XIX Century, London, 1976: 12).
1960.5.13
1982D
SF-5c
A-1657
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