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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1906.5
People
Mariotto Albertinelli, Italian (Florence, Italy 1474 - 1515 Florence, Italy)
Title
The Sacrifice of Cain and Abel
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1510
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Florence
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/232328
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
21.6 x 35.4 cm (8 1/2 x 13 15/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Edward W. Forbes
Accession Year
1906
Object Number
1906.5
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Joseph Breck, "Notizie Intorno al Dipinti Italiani nel Fogg Museum", Rassegna d'Arte (October 1909), pp. 169-172, p. 171, repr.

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. 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. 97, 323, repr. cat. no. 646

Arthur Blumenthal, Cosimo Rosselli: Painter of the Sistine Chapel, exh. cat., The Trustees of Rollins College (Winter Park, FL, 2001), no. 26, p. 200, repr. in color; pp. 201-203

Exhibition History

Cosimo Rosselli: Painter of the Sistine Chapel, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, 02/09/2001 - 04/22/2001

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