2 - 3 April 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
After Fra Bartolommeo
inscribed 'VICTORIS CARPATIO VENETI OPUS' (lower center)
oil on canvas
61½ x 78¼ in. (156.2 x 198.8 cm.)
Barbara Woodward Lips.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 26 February 1997, lot 43.
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The original by Fra Bartolommeo is in the Galleria Palatina, Florence, which shows Saints Peter and Paul standing behind the central group. They have been ommitted in this later copy.
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