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Marco Basaiti
Portrait of a Man in Armor

c. 1515
oil on canvas
73.7 x 55.9 cm (29 x 22 in)
(Julius Böhler, Munich), by 1901. [1] Graf Preti, Vienna. (William Bell Paterson, London), by 1904. [2] Dr. Paul Mersh [1859-1932], Paris, France; (his sale, Keller and Reiner, Berlin, 1-2 March 1905, no. 66 as Cavazzola). Robert Murat, Paris; (Armstrong et. al. sale, Christie's, London, 14 March 1924, no. 80); Layton. (Trotti et Cie., Paris). (Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi [1878-1955], Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 30 September 1930; gift to the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums in 1962 n. 1962.159. [1] Exhibited in Renaissance Art, Munich, 1901, no. 35, as Giorgione. [2] Burlington Magazine, vol. v, 1904, p. 574.
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