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Cutting from a gradual

Object Details

Title:

Cutting from a gradual

Artist/Maker:

Taddeo Crivelli (Italian, died about 1479, active about 1451 - 1479)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Ferrara, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

about 1460–1470

Medium:

Tempera and gold on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. 88 (2005.2)

Dimensions:

Leaf: 16 × 16 cm (6 5/16 × 6 5/16 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
before 1936

Aaron S. Drey, German,

- 1973

Private Collection [sold, Christie's, June 28, 1973, lot 63, to Massey]

- 2004

Sir Paul Getty, K.B.E, British, born United States, 1932 - 2003 [sold, “Important British Art, Including Property from the London Residence of the late Sir Paul Getty, K.B.E.”, Christie's, London, November 24, 2004, lot 6, to the J. Paul Getty Museum.]

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Masterpieces in Miniature: Italian Manuscript Illumination from the J. Paul Getty Museum (September 25, 2005 to January 2, 2006) (recto)
  • National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.), September 25, 2005 to January 2, 2006
Cosmè Tura e Francesco del Cossa: L'arte a Ferrara nell'età di Borso d'Este (September 23, 2007 to January 6, 2008) (recto)
  • Palazzo dei Diamanti (Ferrara), September 23, 2007 to January 6, 2008
Rare Finds: Ten Years of Collecting Manuscripts (February 12 to April 20, 2008) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 12 to April 20, 2008
Renaissance Splendors of the Northern Italian Courts (March 31 to June 21, 2015) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 31 to June 21, 2015
Things Unseen: Vision, Belief, and Experience in Medieval Manuscripts (July 12 to September 25, 2016) (recto)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), July 12 to September 25, 2016
Bibliography
Bibliography

Boskovits, Miklos. "Ferrarese Painting about 1450: some new Arguments." The Burlington Magazine 120 (1978), pp. 381n38, 382, fig. 33.

Christie's, London. Important British Art including Property from the London Residence of the late Sir Paul Getty, K.B.E. November 24, 2004, pp. 30-31, lot 6, ill.

Kren, Thomas, and Kurt Barstow. Italian Illuminated Manuscripts in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2005), pp. xiv, 48, ill.

Natale, Mauro, ed. Cosmè Tura e Francesco del Cossa: L'arte a Ferrara nell'età di Borso d'Este, exh. cat. (Ferrara: Palazzo dei Diamanti, with Ferrara Arte, 2007), pp. 332-33, no. 75, ill., entry by Federica Toniolo.

Kren, Thomas, and Kurt Barstow. Italian Illuminated Manuscripts in the J. Paul Getty Museum. 2nd ed. (Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2015), pp. xvii, 56-57, ill.