National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of The Calling of the Apostles Peter and Andrew Duccio di Buoninsegna (painter)
Sienese, c. 1255 - 1318
The Calling of the Apostles Peter and Andrew, 1308/1311
tempera on panel
painted surface: 42.7 × 45.5 cm (16 13/16 × 17 15/16 in.) overall: 43.3 × 46.2 × 4.4 cm (17 1/16 × 18 3/16 × 1 3/4 in.) framed: 53.3 x 55.9 x 4.4 cm (21 x 22 x 1 3/4 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
Not on View
From the Tour: Byzantine Art and Painting in Italy during the 1200s and 1300s
Object 4 of 8

1907Jacobsen, Emil. Sienesische Meister des Trecento in der Gemäldegalerie zu Siena. Strasbourg, 1907: 27 n. 1.
1907Venturi, Adolfo. Storia dell’arte italiana, vol. 5, la pittura del Trecento e le sue origini. Milan, 1907: 560, 566, 568-570, figs. 458, 459, 460, 463.
1909Crowe, Joseph Archer, and Giovanni Battista Cavalcaselle. A New History of Painting in Italy from the Second to the Sixteenth Century, vol. 2, Sienese School of the Fourteenth Century; Florentine School of the Fifteenth Century. Edited by Edward Hutton. London and New York, 1909: 10 n. 5.
1914Benson, Robert Henry. Catalogue of Italian Pictures at 16 South Street, Park Lane, London and Buckhurst in Sussex. London, privately printed, 1914: no. 4.
1923Marle, Raimond van. The Development of the Italian Schools of Painting. 19 vols. The Hague, 1923-1938: 2(1924):21, 28-31, 33.
1928Cecchi, Emilio. Trecentisti senesi. Rome, 1928: 35-36, 41, 42, 43, 127, pl. 25.
1931Venturi, Lionello. Pitture italiane in America. Milan, 1931: no. 15, repro.
1932Edgell, George Harold. A History of Sienese Painting. New York, 1932: 49.
1932Marle, Raimond van. Le scuole della pittura italiana. The Hague and Florence, 1932-1934: 2(1934):32-34, fig. 21.
1932Berenson, Bernard. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance: A List of the Principal Artists and their Works with an Index of Places. Oxford, 1932: 176.
1933Venturi, Lionello. Italian Paintings in America. 3 vols. Translated by Countess Vanden Heuvel and Charles Marriott. New York and Milan, 1933: 1:no. 18, repro.
1935Tietze, Hans. Meisterwerke europäischer Malerei in Amerika. Vienna, 1935: 30, repro. (English ed., Masterpieces of European Painting in America. New York, 1939: 30, repro.)
1941Richter, George Martin. "The New National Gallery in Washington." The Burlington Magazine for Connoisseurs 78 (June 1941): 177.
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 60, no. 252, pl. IV.
1941Duveen Brothers. Duveen Pictures in Public Collections of America. New York, 1941: nos. 8-10, repros.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 244, repro. 100.
1944Frankfurter, Alfred M. The Kress Collection in the National Gallery. New York, 1944: 19, repro.
1944Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Masterpieces of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1944: 16, color repro.
1945Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 8, repro.
1951Einstein, Lewis. Looking at Italian Pictures in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1951: 16, repro. 14.
1951Toesca, Pietro. Il Trecento. Storia dell’arte italiana, 2. Turin, 1951: 501 n. 37.
1951Galetti, Ugo, and Ettore Camesasca. Enciclopedia della pittura italiana. 3 vols. Milan, 1951: 1:862.
1956Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1956: 14, repro.
1959Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 14, repro.
1961Seymour 1961 (Kress), 6-8, color repro.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 66, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 44
1966Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XIII-XV Century. London, 1966: 13-14, fig. 28.
1966Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 1:6, color repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 37, repro.
1968Berenson, Bernard. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. Central Italian and North Italian Schools. 3 vols. London, 1968: 2:118, pl. 34.
1971Carli, Enzo. I pittori senesi. Siena, 1971: 56.
1972Fredericksen, Burton B., and Federico Zeri. Census of Pre-Nineteenth Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections. Cambridge, Mass., 1972: 68, 268, 277, 645, 660.
1974Pesenti, Franco Renzo. "Dismembered works of art - Italian painting." In An Illustrated Inventory of Famous Dismembered Works of Art: European Painting. Paris, 1974: 20, 26-27, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 112, repro.
1976Stoichita, Victor Ieronim. Ucenicia lui Duccio di Buoninsegna. Bucharest, 1976: 39, 40, figs. 55, 59.
1979Watson, Ross. The National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1979: 17, pl. 1.
1979Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:172, II:pl. 120
1979Sutton, Denys. "Robert Langton Douglas. Part I." Apollo 109 (April 1979): 295 [49], 296 [50] fig. 3.
1981Carli, Enzo. La pittura senese del Trecento. 1st ed. Milan, 1981: 49.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 68, no. 9, color repro.
1984Os, Hendrik W. van. Sienese Altarpieces 1215-1460. Form, Content, Function. Groningen, 1984: 1:43, 46, figs. 41, 42.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 137, repro.
1988Sebag-Montefiore, Charles. "Three Lost Collections of London." National Art Collections Fund Magazine 38 (Christmas 1988): 54.
1990Boskovits, Miklós, and Serena Padovani. The Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection: Early Italian Painting 1290-1470. London, 1990: 72, 73, 74 fig. 2.
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 11, repro.
1996Gordon, Dillian. “Duccio (di Buoninsegna).” In The Dictionary of Art. Edited by Jane Turner. 34 vols. New York and London, 1996: 9:344-345.
1998Wheeler, Marion, ed. His Face: Images of Christ in Art, New York, 1998: 126, no. 45, color repro.
2004Strehlke, Carl Brandon. Italian Paintings, 1250-1450, in the John G. Johnson Collection and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, 2004: 130-131 repro.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 10, no. 5, color repro.
2006Hartt, Frederick and David G. Wilkins. History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. 6th ed. Upper Saddle River, 2006: 106, color fig. 4.6, no. 12.
2011Gordon, Dillian. The Italian Paintings Before 1400 National Gallery Catalogues. London, 2011: 175-176, under no. NG1330, color fig. 2.
2013Cappelletti, Lorenzo. "La vocazione dei santi Pietro e Andrea, o piuttosto L'imposizione del nome di Cefa (Pietro) a Simone." Arte Cristiana 10, no. 877 (2013): repro. 274.

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