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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Circle of Marco Zoppo, Italian (Cento, Italy c. 1432 - c. 1478 Venice, Italy)
Follower of Agnolo and Bartolomeo Erri
Previously follower of Francesco del Cossa, Italian (Ferrara Italy 1436 - 1478 Bologna Italy)
Youth Saluting a King
Work Type
15th century
Italian, Emilian, Bolognese
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
Tempera on panel
52.07 x 43.5 cm (20 1/2 x 17 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
Object Number
European and American Art
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Publication History

William N. Bates, "Archaeological News: Notes on Recent Excavations and Discoveres; Other News", American Journal of Archaeology (January - March 1918), Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 73-100, p. 97

Roberto Longhi, Officina Ferrarese, Edizioni d'Italia (Rome, Italy, 1934), pp. 159, 168, 195

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. 216 [as unknown Ferrara 15th century]

Daniele Benati, La bottega degli Erri e la pittura del Rinascimento a Modena, Artioli Editore (Modena, Italy, 1988), pp. 176, 177, repr. p. 176

Alessandra Uguccioni, Salomone e la regina di Saba: La pittura di cassone a Ferrara presenze nei musei americani, G. Corbo (Ferrara, 1988), pp. 77-81

Paola Tosetti Grandi, "'Favole tolte da Ovidio e da altri poeti:' per tre coppie di cassoni nuziali bolognesi", Bollettino Del Museo Civico Di Padova (1990), LXXIX, pp. 235-236, repr. p. 234 as fig. 3

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), pp. 134, 314, repr. b/w cat. no. 612

Old Master Paintings, auct. cat., Christie's, New York (New York, January 25, 2012), p. 8

Old Master Paintings, auct. cat., Christie's, New York (June 6, 2012), p. 18, mentioned under cat. no. 10

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