Titian

Doge Andrea Gritti



Titian - Doge Andrea Gritti

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 246


Provenance

Purchased 1626 in Italy for Charles I, King of England (1600-1649), Whitehall Palace, London
Charles I [Commonwealth] sale, Somerset House, London, 23 October 1651
purchased by the Syndicate of the Twelfth Dividend, organized by John Jackson, lawyer
Wenzel Anton, Prince von Kaunitz-Rietburg (died 1794)
by inheritance to Wenzel Alois, Prinz Kaunitz
Kaunitz sale, Vienna, 13 March 1820, nr. 178
purchased by Johann Rudolf, Count Czernin von Chudenitz (1757-1845), Vienna
by inheritance through the Czernin von Chudenitz family, Vienna, to Count Eugen Czernin von Chudenitz (1892-1955), Vienna, as of 1933, until at least 1948
on commission January 1954 from Willy Haene, lawyer for Czernin, with M. Knoedler & Co., New York
sold 1954 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1961 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1961.9.45

Other works by Titian


Titian The Virgin with Child, Saint Mary Magdalene and Other Saints
The Virgin with Child, Saint Mary Magdalene and Other Saints
c. 1520

Titian The Death of Actaeon
The Death of Actaeon
c. 1565-76

Titian Portrait of a Lady
Portrait of a Lady
c. 1555

Titian Portrait of a Lady ('La Schiavona')
Portrait of a Lady ('La Schiavona')
c. 1511

Titian
Doge Andrea Gritti
Probably between 1535 and 1540
133.6 x 103.2 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection