El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)
Saint Francis Venerating the Crucifix
oil on canvas
147.3 x 105.4 cm (58 x 41-1/2 in)
French Private Collection; (H.F. Fankhauser, Basel, Switzerland);  (Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York); sold to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation on 24 September 1953; gift to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in 1961, no. 61.44.24.  According Rosenberg and Stiebel in a letter to the Kress Foundation dated 14 May 1954 in the Fine Art Museums of San Francisco Curatorial Files.