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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1958.25
People
Master of the Walters Stories of Helen, Italian (1440 - c. 1470)
Title
A Roman Hero
Other Titles
Alternate Title: A Classical Military Hero
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
15th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Veneto, Venice
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228497
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
sight: 97.16 x 81.6 cm (38 1/4 x 32 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing Fund
Accession Year
1958
Object Number
1958.25
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Dutch and Flemish Old Masters, Italian Renaissance Paintings from the Collection of Baron and Baroness Raoul Kuffner de Diozegh, auct. cat., Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. (London, November 18, 1948), repr. p. 21

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1972), p. 138

Christiane L. Joost-Gaugier, "A Rediscovered Series of Uomini Famosi from Quattrocento Venice", The Art Bulletin (June 1976), pp. 185-195, repr. fig. 1, p. 185

Federico Zeri, Italian Paintings in the Walters Art Gallery, ed. Ursula E. McCracken, The Trustees of the Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, MD, 1976), p. 237

Mauro Lucco, ed., La Pittura nel Veneto. Il Quattrocento, Electa (Milan, Italy, 1989 - 1996), vol. 2, p. 400

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), p. 119, repr. fig. 610

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