National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Saint Anthony Distributing His Wealth to the Poor Master of the Osservanza (Sano di Pietro?)
Master of the Osservanza (painter)
Sienese, active late 1420s - early 1440s
Sano di Pietro (painter)
Sienese, 1405 - 1481
Saint Anthony Distributing His Wealth to the Poor, c. 1430/1435
tempera on poplar panel
painted surface: 46.4 x 33.6 cm (18 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.) overall size: 47.3 x 34.8 cm (18 5/8 x 13 11/16 in.) framed: 61.6 x 125.4 x 7.6 cm (24 1/4 x 49 3/8 x 3 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
Not on View
From the Tour: Painting in Siena in the 14th and Early 15th Centuries
Object 9 of 10

Exhibition History

Masterpieces of Art. European Paintings and Sculpture from 1300-1800, New York World's Fair, 1939, no. 347, repro., as St. Anthony distributes his Money to the Poor by Sassetta.
Golden Gate International Exposition, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, 1940, no. 119, repro., as St. Anthony Distributes His Money to the Poor by Sassetta.
Recent Additions to the Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1946, no. 817, as by Sassetta.
Painting in Renaissance Siena, 1420-1500, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1988-1989, no. 10b, repro., as Saint Anthony Distributing His Wealth by the Master of the Osservanza.
Da Jacopo della Quercia a Donatello. Le Arti a Siena nel Primo Rinascimento, Complesso Museale Santa Maria della Scala, Siena, 2010, no. C.34b, repro.

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