Luca Giordano

The Flight into Egypt



Luca Giordano - The Flight into Egypt



Luca Giordano
The Flight into Egypt
61.5 x 48.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Morton Landon, 1961


Provenance

Philip V, King of Spain, until 1701, given to Noailles
Adrien Maurice, duc de Noailles, Paris (from 1701-17)
Rt. Hon. Richard Rigby, until 1789
his estate sale, Christie's, London, January 9, 1789, nr. 4, to Ad[ . . . ] ?for "Lord Heytesbury"
?Sir William Pierce Ashe à Court, 1st Baronet, Heytesbury (from 1789)
by descent to Lady Margaret Anna Heytesbury, Heytesbury House, Wiltshire, until d. 1920
her estate, 1920-26
her estate sale, Hampton & Sons and Edens, Heytesbury House, April 30, 1926, nr. 1345
Prince Charles Max Lichnowsky, Kuchelna, Prussian Silesia and Berlin
Paul Bottenwieser, Berlin (in 1927)
with Seligmann, Rey & Co., New York, sold to Kleinberger
with Kleinberger, New York, until 1935, sold to Landon
Mr. and Mrs. Harold M. Landon, Baltimore and New York (1935-61)


External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 61.50

Other works by Luca Giordano


Luca Giordano Cato Tearing Out His Entrails
Cato Tearing Out His Entrails
c. 1660

Luca Giordano (?) Jacob's Dream
Jacob's Dream

Luca Giordano Venus at Vulcan's Forge
Venus at Vulcan's Forge

Luca Giordano Christ kneels and writes on the pavement in the centre and the woman taken in adultery between three soldiers on the right.
Christ kneels and writes on the pavement in the centre and the woman taken in adultery between three soldiers on the right.
1653

Luca Giordano (?) Moses near the Burning Bush
Moses near the Burning Bush