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Original Picture, Representing the Head of Our Saviour, (painting)

Artist:
DelSarto, Andrea
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 183 (Sale info: For Sale).
About which the celebrated Vasari says, that it is impossible for the human mind to imagine a head more fitted to the subject. A repetition of this same painting, with some slight variations, has been executed by Andrea, in the church of the Annunciation, at Florence. All the best judges have pronounced both of them to be original. [P. 12.]
Synopsis of Mr. Sanguinetti's Collection of Ancient Italian Paintings, Engravings, and other Valuable Articles of Fine Arts, now exhibiting at the Academy of Fine Arts, in Barclay Street. New-York: E.B. Clayton, Printer and Stationer, No. 6 Tontine Buildings, Wall-Street. M DCCC XXXVIII. Admittance 25 cents.
Topic:
Figure male--Head
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Control number:
AECI 04310182
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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