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The Road to Calvary

Sanchez, Anton (painter)

Sanchez, Diego (painter)

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The Road to Calvary


Sanchez, Anton (painter)

Sanchez, Diego (painter) [ULAN info: Spanish artist, 15th cent.]







Technique Description

oil on panel


height: 100.3 cm
width: 129.0 cm


bought: Spanish Art Gallery 1925 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

From a religious house in the province of Cordova; with the Spanish Art Gallery, London (Lionel Harris), by 1913, whence it was bought

From the Marlay Fund.


  1. Position: round St. John's halo
    Content: IOHAMES APOST

  2. Position: edge of the left-hand shield

  3. Position: the edge of the shield to the right
  4. signature
    Position: lower centre
    Content: An Ses y diego Ses pintores: (see published catalogue for accurate transcription)


  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 16]
  2. Loga, V. von (1913) Archiv für Kunstgeschichte, 1e Lieferung,
    [comments: pl. 12]
  3. Mayer, A.L. (1913) Geschichte der Spanischen Malerei, [page: 176]
    [comments: PL. 104]
  4. Pérez, J. Gestoso y Pintores Sevillanos Primitivos, Barcelona [page: 136]
    Source title: Museum (1920)
    [comments: reproduced, fig. and two details]
  5. Holmes, Charles Spanish Painting, London?
    Source title: Burlington Magazine Monograph (1927)
    [comments: pl. 12b]
  6. Constable, William George (1927) Catalogue of Pictures in the Marlay Bequest, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
    [comments: pl. XXV]
  7. Post, Chandler Rathfon (1941) A History of Spanish Painting, Massachusetts: Harvard University Art Museums and Yale University Press [page: 15]
    [comments: fig. 6]
  8. Ferrari, E.Lafuente (1946) Breve Historia de la Pintura Espanola,
    [comments: fig. 15]
  9. Nuno, J.A.G. (1958) La Pintura Espanol fuera de Espana,
    [comments: pl. 58]
  10. Goodison, J.W. (1960) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, French, German and Spanish, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 216-217]
    [comments: pl. 111]

Accession Number

M.Add.16 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 3050; Input Date: 2000-03-17 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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