Domenico Fetti

The Veil of Veronica



Domenico Fetti - The Veil of Veronica

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 295


Provenance

Ferdinando Gonzaga, 6th duke of Mantua (1587-1626), by 1627
by inheritance to Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga, 10th and last duke of Mantua (1650-1708), in Mantua 1706, and Venice 1709
Pierre Crozat (1665-1740), Paris, by 1728
by inheritance to his nephews, Louis-François Crozat, marquis du Châtel (1691-1750), Paris, and Joseph Antoine Crozat, baron de Tugny (1696-1751)
Crozat collection sale, Paris, 15 June 1751, nr. 119
Charles Cressent (1685-1768)
possibly Adolphe Thiers (1797-1877), Paris
with Ehrich Gallery, New York, in 1925
Arthur L. Nicholson, Bournemouth, in 1935
with Paul Drey, New York
purchased 1943 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1952 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1952.5.7

Other works by Domenico Fetti


Domenico Fetti The Burning and Destruction of Sodom
The Burning and Destruction of Sodom

Domenico Fetti The Parable of the Sower
The Parable of the Sower

Domenico Fetti Nereids Lamenting the Dead Body of Leander
Nereids Lamenting the Dead Body of Leander
c. 1613-21

Attributed to Domenico Fetti David with the head of Goliath
David with the head of Goliath

Domenico Fetti
The Veil of Veronica
c. 1615
81.5 x 67.5 cm
Oil on wood
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection