This lot is offered without reserve.
(Probably) Roberto I. Nevin, (+); Galleria San Giorgio, Rome, 23 April 1907, lot 150, as 'Scuola di Neri di Bicci, secolo XV' and with dimensions of '1.05 x 0.65 m' (sale catalogue prepared by F. Mason Perkins).
Purchased by F. Mason Perkins for Dan Fellows Platt, Englewood, New Jersey, by 1911 and by descent to
Mrs. Dan Fellows Platt; Parke-Bernet, New York, 9 January 1947, lot 26 (to Wildenstein).
with Wildenstein, London, from whom purchased in 1968 for £7,500 by
Mrs. Wilton D. Cole, Fox Hollow, Morristown, New Jersey and by descent to the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
F. Mason Perkins, 'Dipinti italiani nella raccolta Platt', Rassegna d'arte, January 1911, XI, pp. 1-2.
(Probably) R. van Marle, The Development of Italian Schools of Painting, The Hague, 1928, X, p. 546.
B. Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance, Oxford, 1932, p. 386.
B. Berenson, Pitture italiane del rinascimento, Milan, 1936, p. 332.
B. Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance - A List of the Principal Artists and their Works with an Index of Places, Oxford, 1953 (reprint), pp. 385-9.
London, Wildenstein, Religious Themes in Painting from the 14th Century Onwards, 16 March-5 May 1962, no. 11, pl. 11.