Giovanni Bellini

Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy



Giovanni Bellini - Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy

Literature

The Frick Collection, an illustrated Catalogue, New York, 1968, Volume II, pp. 203-209 info

Pierre Rosenberg, Only in America, Milano, 2006, pp. 46-47


Provenance

Painted on the commission of Giovanni Michiel, Venice
Taddeo Contarini, Venice (1525)
Palazzo Corner, Venice (?)
Purchased in Italy about 1845 by W. Buchanan
Sir John Murray and others sale, 19 June 1852, Christie’s, nr. 48, sold to J. Dingwall, Tittenhurst, Sunninghill, Berkshire
Thomas Holloway, apparently acquired with the estate of Tittenhurst
Bequeathed by him to his sister-in-law, Miss Mary Ann Driver (Lady Martin-Holloway)
Bought in 1912 from the trustees of Miss Driver by Colnaghi and Obach
With Knoedler
Frick, 1915
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External links

Frick Collection, New York Accession number 1915.1.03

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Giovanni Bellini St Dominic
St Dominic
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Giovanni Bellini The Infant Bacchus
The Infant Bacchus
c. 1505/10

Giovanni Bellini Madonna and Child
Madonna and Child
c. 1480

Giovanni Bellini The Feast of the Gods
The Feast of the Gods
1514

Giovanni Bellini
Saint Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy
124.4 x 141.9 cm
Wood
The Frick Collection, New York