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Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
The Triumph of Valor Over Time

K1869
3118
Italian
c. 1757
oil on canvas
Painting
508 x 303 cm (200 x 118 in)
Originally commissioned c. 1755/1760 by the Porto Family, Vicenza for the Palazzo Porto; removed and sold c. 1900 to Dr. Eduard Simon [1864-1929], Berlin; (his sale, Paul Cassirer, Berlin, 10 October 1929, no. 12). (A.S. Drey, Munich); [1] (Paul Drey, New York). (French and Company., New York); sold to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation on 23 November 1951; gift 1961 to the Seattle Art Museum, no. 61.170. [1] This painting was not included in the liquidation sale of A.S. Drey held at Paul Graupe, Berlin, 17 June 1936.
61.169
1869
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