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Luca Signorelli

Saint Nicholas of Bari saving three knights from execution

Luca Signorelli

Luca Signorelli

Saint Nicholas of Bari saving three knights from execution

Saint Nicholas of Bari saving three knights from execution

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Luca Signorelli

Cortona circa 1450 - 1523

Saint Nicholas of Bari saving three knights from execution


oil on panel

panel: 10 5/8 by 8 3/4 in.; 27 by 22.2 cm. 

framed: 18 1/8 by 16 1/4 in.; 46 by 41.2 cm. 


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盧卡・西諾萊利

1450 - 1523年,科爾托納

《巴里聖尼古拉拯救將被處死的三名騎士》


油彩畫板

畫板:10 5/8 x 8 3/4 英寸;27 x 22.2 公分

連框:18 1/8 x 16 1/4 英寸;46 x 41.2 公分

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Church of San Niccolò, Cortona, by 1508-1510 (first recorded in 1784, though recorded indirectly in 1583);
Art market, Florence;
Duke Georg II of Saxe-Meiningen (1826-1914), by 1897, said to have been acquired by him in Florence; 
Thence by descent in the Saxe-Meiningen family;
By whom gifted to a private German collector, 1947;
Thence by descent in the family until 2020.
B. Berenson, The Central Italian Painters of the Renaissance, London and New York 1897, p. 180;
M. Crutwell, Luca Signorelli, London 1899, p. 133;
G. Mancini, La Vita di Luca Signorelli, Florence 1903, p. 182;
P. Lehfeldt and G. Voss, Bau und Kunst-Denkmäler Thüringens: Herzogthum Sachsen Meiningen, I.I, Jena 1909, p. 169;
C. Bruschetti, "La chiesa di San Niccolò in Cortona," in Annuario dell'Accademia Etrusca di Cortona, XXI, 1984, pp. 13-64, especially p. 55;
L. Kanter, "Some Later Altarpieces by Luca Signorelli," in Studi di Storia dell'Arte, 2, 1991, p. 88, note 24;
T. Henry and L.B. Kanter, Luca Signorelli: The Complete Paintings, London 2002, pp. 223-224, under cat. no. 89;
T. Henry, The Life and Art of Luca Signorelli, New Haven and London 2012, pp. 266-268.