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Attributed to Guido Cagnacci
David Holding Goliath's Head

K2092
3274
Italian
1650
oil on canvas
Painting
127 x 96.5 cm (50 x 38 in)
Prince Filippo Giuseppe III Colonna [1760-1818] Rome, by 1783. [1] Comte de Faucigny, Paris, France; (his sale Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 11 April 1867, no. 61, bought in); Princess de Faucigny-Lucinge, née Ridgway [2]. (Jacques Seligmann &Co., New York); [3] sold to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation on 9 February 1955; gift to the Columbia Museum of Art 1961, no. CMA 1962.21. [1] Catalogue of Casa Colonna, Rome, 1783, p. 22, no. 128. [2]The painting was not included in the Hotel Drouot Sale sale on 24 November 1937. [3] See Jacques Seligmann & Co. Records at the Archives of American Art: (General Correspondence/SHK 1954-1977 Box 85/folder 15, document 81) and also the inventory sheet no. 8224 (Collectors/Acquisitions/Cagnacci Box 205/folder 6, documents 1-6).
CMA 1962.21
2092
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