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Saint John the Evangelist Raises Drusiana

Artist:
Giovanni di Paolo (Giovanni di Paolo di Grazia) (Italian, Siena 1398–1482 Siena)
Date:
ca. 1460
Medium:
Tempera and gold on wood
Dimensions:
9 3/8 x 8 7/8 in. (23.8 x 22.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.36
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 956
W. Fuller Maitland, Stansted Hall (before 1857); Stoclet collection, Brussels (see Reinach, loc. cit.); Wendland collection, Paris; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Oct. 26, 1921, no. 19, as La guérison miraculeuse, ascribed to the school of Matteo di Giovanni; R. Langton Douglas, London. Acquired by Philip Lehman in 1921.
New Gallery. Exhibition of Early Italian Art: from 1330 to 1550. Exh. cat., London, 1893–94, no. 33.

J[oseph]. A[rcher]. Crowe and G[iovanni]. B[attista]. Cavalcaselle. A History of Painting in Italy: Umbria, Florence and Siena from the Second to the Sixteenth Century. Ed. Tancred Borenius. Vol. 5, Umbrian and Sienese Masters of the Fifteenth Century. London, 1914, p. 173 n. 4.

Salomon Reinach. Répertoire de peintures du moyen age et de la renaissance (1280–1580). Vol. 4, Paris, 1918, p. 564.

August L. Mayer. "Die Sammlung Philip Lehman." Pantheon, 5 (1930), p. 115.

Bernhard Berenson. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. Oxford, 1932, p. 246.

Edward S. King. "Notes on the Paintings by Giovanni di Paolo in the Walters Collection." Art Bulletin, 18 (June 1936), p. 237.

John Pope-Hennessy. Giovanni di Paolo, 1403–1483. London, 1937, pp. 75, 104 n. 42.

Cesare Brandi. Giovanni di Paolo. Florence, 1947, p. 121.

The Lehman Collection. Exh. cat., Cincinnati, 1959, p. 15, no. 37.

Bernard Berenson. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance: Central Italian and North Italian Schools. Vol. 1, London, 1968, p. 178.

John Pope-Hennessy assisted by Laurence B. Kanter in The Robert Lehman Collection. Vol. 1, Italian Paintings. New York, 1987, pp. 125-127, no. 51.

Keith Christiansen in Painting in Renaissance Siena: 1420–1500. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1988, no. 36c.

John Pope-Hennessy. "Giovanni di Paolo." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 46 (Fall 1988), pp. 28-29, no. 35.

Katharine Baetjer. European Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Artists Born before 1865: A Summary Catalogue. New York, 1995, p. 54.



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