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The Crucifixion

Tura, Cosmè (painter)

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The Crucifixion


Tura, Cosmè (painter) [ULAN info: Italian artist, a.1430-1495]







School of Ferrara

Technique Description

tempera on panel


height: 48.9 cm
width: 29.5 cm


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1947 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

F. Tessier, sold Christie's, 13 March 1914 (9), bt. by the Carfax Gallery for HerbertCook, later Sir Herbert Cook, 3rd Baronet, of Doughty House, Richmond, Surrey; bought from the Trustees of the Cook Collection


  1. Goodison, J.W. (1967) [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960], London [page: 203]
    Source title: Illustrated London News (1960)
  2. Borenius, T. (1913) Catalogue of the Paintings at Doughty House, Richmond, [page: 171]
  3. Ortolani, S. (1941) Cosmè Tura, Francesco del Cossa, Ercole de' Roberti,
    [comments: pl.22]
  4. (1948) Friends of the Fitzwilliam, Thirty-ninth Annual Report, for the Year 1947, Cambridge (Cambs.)
  5. Salmi, M (1957) Cosmè Tura,
    [comments: pl. XXIV]
  6. Ruhmer, E. (1958) Tura,
    [comments: pl.49]
  7. Goodison, J.W. (1967) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 177-178]
    [comments: pl. 64]
  8. Boskovits, Miklos 'Ferrarese Painting about 1450: some new Arguments', [page: 376]
    Source title: Burlington Magazine (1978)

Accession Number

PD.30-1947 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 661; Input Date: 1999-12-16 / Last Edit: 2007-09-10)

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