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image of The Despair of Cephalus Bernardino Luini (artist)
Milanese, c. 1480 - 1532
The Despair of Cephalus, c. 1520/1522
fresco
overall: 181.9 x 118.4 cm (71 5/8 x 46 5/8 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
1943.4.58
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From the Tour: Fresco Cycle with the Story of Procris and Cephalus
Object 4 of 9

1940Frankfurter, Alfred M. "Luini Frescos That Bring the Renaissance to Life." Art News34, no. 12 (21 December 1940):8.
1945Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 110, repro.
1959Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 182, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 79.
1968Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 141-142, fig. 342.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 70, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 204, repro.
1979Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:285-288, II:pl. 199
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 195, no. 229, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 238, repro.

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