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Virgin and Child (centre); St John the Baptist (left); St George or St Ansanus (right)

Lippi, Filippo (painter)


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Title/s

Virgin and Child (centre); St John the Baptist (left); St George or St Ansanus (right)

Maker/s

Lippi, Filippo (painter) [ULAN info: Italian artist, c.1406-1469]

Category

painting

Name

painting

School/Style

Italian

Florentine School

Description

Triptych.

Technique Description

tempera with gold on panel

Dimensions

height: (centre panel): 41.9 cm
width: (centre panel): 26.7 cm
height: (left-hand panel): 41.9 cm
width: (left-hand panel): 11.8 cm
height: (right-hand panel): 42.3 cm
width: (right-hand panel): 26.7 cm

Provenance

bought: Butler, Charles 1893 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Cavaliere Giuseppe Toscanelli, Pisa; his sale Florence, 9-23 April 1883 (141), as'Boccaci di Camerino' (Giovanni Boccati da Camerino); Charles Butler

Documentation

  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 13]
  2. Earp, F.R. (1902) A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 118, 120]
  3. Marle, Raimond van The Development of the Italian Schools of Painting, [page: 463] 1928)
  4. (1912) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, London? [page: 96]
  5. (1929) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929), London? [page: 121]
  6. Critica d'Arte, 1938)
    [comments: fig. 4]
  7. Oertel, R. (1942) Fra Filippo Lippi,
    [comments: fig. 3]
  8. Pittaluga, M. (1949) Filippo Lippi,
    [comments: fig. 205]
  9. Goodison, J.W. (1967) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 85-87]
    [comments: pl. 12]
  10. Boskovits, Miklos Fra Filippo Lippi, i carmelitani e il Rinascimento, [page: 247]
    Source title: Arte Cristiana (1986)
    [comments: pl. 12]

Accession Number

559 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 470; Input Date: 1999-12-10 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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