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Giovanni da Rimini (active Rimini 1292-1336)
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Giovanni da Rimini (active Rimini 1292-1336)

The Crucifixion

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Giovanni da Rimini (active Rimini 1292-1336)
The Crucifixion
tempera on prepared panel, cross-shaped
63 1/8 x 51¼ in. (160.3 x 130.1 cm.)
Provenance
E. Testa.
with Jacques Goudstikker, Amsterdam, 1929.
Looted by the Nazi authorities, July 1940.
Recovered by the Allies, 1945.
in the custody of the Dutch Government.
Restituted in February 2006 to the heir of Jacques Goudstikker.
Literature
R. van Marle, 'La pittura all'esposizione d'arte antica italiana di Amsterdam', Bollettino d'Arte, 28, 1934-5, p. 446.
M. Salmi, 'La scuola di Rimini, III', Rivista del R. Istituto Nazionale di Archeologia e Storia dell'Arte, 5, 1935, pp. 115-6, fig. 27.
C. Brandi, 'Conclusioni su alcuni discussi problemi della pittura riminese del Trecento', La Critica d'Arte, I, 1936, p. 237.
C. Brandi, 'Giovanni da Rimini e Giovanni Baronzio', La Critica d'Arte, II, 1937, pp. 196-7, pl. 137, fig. 4.
M. Bonicatti, Trecentisti riminesi. Sulla formazione della pittura riminese del '300, Rome, 1963, pp. 27 and 30, notes 49, 31, 32, 69, 70 and 75, fig. 32.
C. Volpe, La Pittura Riminese del Trecento, Milan, 1965, pp. 13-4, 16-7 and 72, no. 15, pl. 35, as Giovanni da Rimini.
B. Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. Central Italian and North Italian Schools, London, 1968, I, p. 363, as Giovanni da Rimini, a fragment.
C. Wright, Paintings in Dutch Museums. An index of Oil Paintings in Public Collections in the Netherlands by Artists born before 1870, London, 1980, p. 141, as Giovanni da Rimini.
C. Wiethoff, 'De kunsthandelaar Jacques Goudstikker (1897-1940) en zijn betekenis voor het verzamelen van vroege italiaanse kunst in Nederland', Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek, 32, 1981, pp. 256 and 261, fig. 19.
E. Castelnuovo, La pittura in Italia. Il Duecento e il Trecento, Milan, 1986, II, p. 578.
P.G. Pasini, La pittura riminese del Trecento, Rimini, 1980, p. 63, illustrated.
Old Master Paintings: An illustrated summary catalogue, Rijksdienst Beeldende Kunst (The Netherlandish Office for the Fine Arts), The Hague, 1992, p. 106, no. 802, illustrated, as Giovanni da Rimini.
C. de Jongh-Janssen and D. van Wegen, Catalogue of the Italian paintings in the Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, 1995, pp. 52-3, no. 21, as Giovanni da Rimini, c. 1310.
Exhibited
Amsterdam, Jacques Goudstikker Gallery, Catalogue des Nouvelles Acquisitions de la Collection Goudstikker, November-December 1929, no. 33.
Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, Tentoonstelling van Oude Kunst door de Vereeniging van handelaren in Oude Kunst in Nederland, 1929, no. 115. Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Italiaansche kunst in Nederlands bezit., July-October 1934, no. 155.
Rimini, Palazzo dell'Arengo, La pittura riminese del Trecento, 1935, no. 36, catalogue by C. Brandi.
Maastricht, Bonnefantenmuseum, on loan since 1987.
Utrecht, Aartbisschoppelijk Museum, on loan since 1997.
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