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Giorgione
The Holy Family

K1660
2192
Italian
probably c. 1500
oil on panel, transferred to hardboard
Painting
37.3 x 45.6 cm (14 11/16 x 17 15/16 in)
Possibly Charles I, King of England [1600-1649]. Possibly James II, King of England [1633-1701]. Possibly Allart van Everdingen [d. 1675], Haarlem and Amsterdam; possibly (Everdingen sale. Amsterdam, 19 April 1709, no. 2). Anonymous collection, France. (dealer, Brighton, England); sold 1887 to Henry Willett; by exchange 1894 to Robert Henry [1850-1929] and Evelyn Holford [1856-1943] Benson, London and Buckhurst Park, Sussex; sold 1927 with the Benson collection to (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); sold 1949 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [1] gift 1952 to NGA. [1] Fern Rusk Shapley, Catalogue of the Italian Paintings, 2 vols., Washington, D.C., 1979: 1:211-213.
1952.2.8
1660
1091
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