Attributed to Matteo di Giovanni
Judith with the Head of Holofernes
oil on panel
55.9 x 46.1 cm (22 x 18-1/8 in)
Piccolomini Family, Siena, Italy since 1530. Henry Pelham Archibald Douglas Pelham-Clinton, 7th Duke of Newcastle [d. 1928], Newcastle-under-Lyme, Clumber Park; by inheritance to Henry Francis Hope Pelham-Clinton-Hope, 8th Duke of Newcastle [1866-1941], and Henry Edward Hugh Pelham-Clinton-Hope, 9th Duke of Newcastle, Newcastle-under-Lyme, and Earl of Lincoln [1907-1988]; (Lincoln sale, Christie's, London, 4 June 1937, no.100 as attributed to Signorelli); (Giuseppe Bellesi, London); (Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955], Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 20 October 1937;gift to the National Gallery of Art in1939; deaccessioned 1952 and returned to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation; gift 1961 to Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, no. 62.163.
Gift to National Gallery of Art, June 29, 1939
Deaccession by National Gallery of Art, October 15, 1952
Gift to Indiana University Art Museum, May 02, 1962