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image of Saint Ildefonso El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)
El Greco (painter)
Greek, 1541 - 1614
Saint Ildefonso, c. 1603/1614
oil on canvas
overall: 112 x 65.8 cm (44 1/8 x 25 7/8 in.) framed: 135.4 x 89.9 x 6.7 cm (53 5/16 x 35 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
1937.1.83
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From the Tour: El Greco
Object 6 of 8

1875Tillot, Charles S. Catalogue de la vente qui aura lieu par suite de décès de Jean-François Millet, peintre. Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10-11 May, 1875: ix.
1906Lafond, Paul. "Domenikos Theotokopuli dit Le Greco." Les arts 58 (1906): 25-26.
1908Cossío, Manuel B. El Greco. Madrid, 1908: 334, 598-599, no. 299 (also rev. ed., ed. Natalia Cossío Jímenez. Barcelona, 1972: 194, 383, no. 255).
1911Mayer, August L. El Greco. Munich, 1911: 83.
1918Frappart, A. "Chronique des ventes." Les arts 168 (1918): 26.
1920Field, Hamilton Easter. Editorial. The Arts 1 (1920): 6, repro. 7.
1926Mayer, August L. Domenico Theotocopuli, El Greco. Munich, 1926: 46, no. 287, pl. 63.
1928Burroughs, Bryson. "Spanish Paintings from El Greco to Goya." Bulletin of The Metropolitan Museum of Art 23 (1928): 39, repro. 40.
1930Rutter, Frank. El Greco. New York, 1930: 96, no. 67.
1936Holmes, Sir Charles J. Self & Partners (Mostly Self). London, 1936: 340.
1937Legendre, Maurice and Alfred Hartmann. Domenikos Theotokopoulos Called El Greco. Paris, 1937: 433, repro.
1937Cortissoz, Royal. An Introduction to the Mellon Collection. Boston, 1937: 42-43.
1938Goldscheider, Ludwig. El Greco. London, 1938: pl. 181 (also 1954 rev. ed.: pl. 187).
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 92, no. 83.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 240, repro. 215.
1945Cook 1945, 73-74, fig. 5.
1949Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): xii, repro.
1958Gaya Nuño, Juan Anotonio. La pintura española fuera de España; historia y catàlogo. Madrid, 1958: 206, no. 1397.
1960The National Gallery of Art and Its Collections. Foreword by Perry B. Cott and notes by Otto Stelzer. National Gallery of Art, Washington (undated, 1960s): 20.
1960Evans, Grose. Spanish Painting in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1960 (Booklet Number Ten in Ten Schools of Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.): 18, color repro.
1962Wethey, Harold E. El Greco and His School. 2 vols. Princeton, 1962: 1:fig. 113; 2:19 (under no. 23), 239, no. X-361. (also Spanish ed. 2 vols., Madrid, 1967: 1:pl. 117; 2:34 [under no. 23], 254-255, no. X-361).
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 309, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 62.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 54, repro.
1969Manzini, Gianna, and Tiziana Frati. L'opera completa del Greco. Milan, 1969: no. 125e.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 162, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 237, no 302, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 186, repro.
1990Brown, Jonathan, and Richard G. Mann. Spanish Paintings of the Fifteenth through Nineteenth Centuries. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1990: 43-47, color repro. 45.
1991Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 67, color repro.
1992National Gallery of Art. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1992: 81, repro.
1993Griswold, Susanna P. "Two Paintings by El Greco: Saint Martin and the Beggar." Studies in the History of Art 41 (1993): 133, 142, 148, repro. no. 3.

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