Bernardino Luini

Cephalus at the Hunt



Bernardino Luini - Cephalus at the Hunt

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 226


Provenance

Commissioned c. 1522 by Gerolamo Rabia for either the Casa Rabia, Milan, or his country house, La Pelucca, near Monza
Michele Cavaleri, Milan
sold 1873 to Enrico (Henri) Cernuschi (1821-1896), Paris and Menton, until at least 1895
with Charles Sedelmeyer, Paris, by 1897
Rodolphe Kann (died 1905), Paris, by 1900
his estate
sold 1907 to Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris
sold 1942 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1943 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1943.4.55

Other works by Bernardino Luini


Bernardino Luini The Illusion of Cephalus
The Illusion of Cephalus
c. 1522/23

Bernardino Luini Procis' Prayer to Diana
Procis' Prayer to Diana
c. 1522/23

Bernardino Luini Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John
Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John
c. 1515-20

Bernardino Luini St. Catherine
St. Catherine
1527/31

Bernardino Luini
Cephalus at the Hunt
c. 1522/23
211.4 x 110.3 cm
Fresco transferred to canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection