Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Luigi III, Prince of Venosa

second quarter 17th century
Italian, Naples
Oil on canvas
80 1/2 x 48 in. (204.4 x 121.9 cm)
Miscellaneous-Paintings & Portraits
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (lower right): ALOYSIVS III.COMPSIÆ / COMES Vs. VENVSII / PRINCEPS PRIMVS. (Luigi III, fifth count of Conza, first prince of Venosa).
Wehle, Harry B. The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Catalogue of Italian, Spanish, and Byzantine Paintings. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1940. p. 259.

Fredericksen, Burton B., and Federico Zeri. Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972. pp. 233, 515, 607.

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