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Artist Bazzani, Giuseppe
Title The Incredulity of Saint Thomas
Date 1730-1735
Year Range from 1730
Year Range to 1735
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-51.32 W-36.96 inches
Credit line Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation
ID# 1961.013.002
Object Name Painting
Provenance Jole Fochessati, Mantua, Italy in 1933. Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence; sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 13 March 1941; gift to University of Arizona Museum of Art in 1961. Lent to Mostra Retrospettiva del Brazzani, Palazzo Ducale, Mantua, May, 1933, no. 32.
Bibliography K-1266 Giannantoni, Nino. "Mostra retrospettiva del Bazzani," Mantova, 1933, no. 32. Semeghini, Mons. Carlo. "La Mostra retrospettiva del Bazzani, Emporium," 1933, Vol. LXXVIIIpage 63-4 ff. Ivanoff, Nicola. "Mostra del Bazzani in Mantova," 1950, page 54, no. 65, fig. 34. Suida, W. "Twenty-five Paintings from the Collection of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation at the U of A," Tucson, 1951, no. 20, illus. "The Samuel H. Kress Collection at the University of Arizona," Tucson, 1957. Shapley, Fern Rusk. "Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, 16th-18th Century," London, 1973, K1266, page 114, fig. 228. Marciari, John, "Italian, Spanish & French Paintings Before 1850 In The San Diego Museum of Art," SD Museum of Art, 2014.
Exhibitions History "Mostra Retrospectiva del Bazzani," Palazzo Ducale, Mantua, May 1933, cat. no. 32; "Bazzani," Casa del Mantegna, Mantua, May 14-Oct 15, 1950, cat. no. 65; "Art Treasures for America," National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Dec 10, 1961-Feb 4, 1962, cat. no. 2.
Subjects Saints
Religion
Representational
Oil painting
Rococo
Figures
Men
Christianity