Christ Carrying the Cross by Bartolomeo Montagna

Formerly attributed to Cima, now attributed to Montegna by Berenson, Longhi, and Morassi, based in its similarity to other work by the same master, eg.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
28 x 21 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,200 ( Total: £1,200)
Acquired in:
1955
Vendor:
Colnaghi

the facial type of the Christ in the 'Ecce Homo' in the Louvre.

Provenance

Anon, sale Christie's, 1933; Anon, sale Sotheby's, 1947; Anon, sale Christie's, 1951; Sir Thomas Barlow.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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