Spanish School, Early 17th Century
CRUCIFIXION WITH THIEVES
oil on canvas
canvas: 21 1/4 by 45 7/8 in.; 54 by 116.5 cm.
framed: 28 1/4 by 52 1/2 in.; 71.8 by 133.4 cm.
Bob Jones University Art Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina, by 1968 (inv. no. 65.350.2);
By whom sold, New York, Sotheby's, 8 January 1981, lot 63 (as attributed to Carducho);
Anonymous sale ("Property of a Private Collector"), New York, Sotheby's, 28 January 2011, lot 15 (as attributed to Carducho);
There acquired by the present collector.
B.A. Jones, 'The Bob Jones University Collection of Religious Paintings. Supplement to the Catalogue of the Art Collection: Paintings Acquired 1963-1968,' Greenville, South Carolina 1968, p. 18, cat. no. 236, reproduced p. 88 (as attributed to Carducho);
B. Fredericksen and F. Zeri, 'Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Paintings in North American Public Collections,' Cambridge 1972, p. 45 and p. 583 (as Bartolomeo Carducci, called Carducho).