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image of The Assumption of the Virgin Nicolas Poussin (artist)
French, 1594 - 1665
The Assumption of the Virgin, c. 1630/1632
oil on canvas
overall: 134.4 x 98.1 cm (52 15/16 x 38 5/8 in.) framed: 171.8 x 135.3 x 13.7 cm (67 5/8 x 53 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.)
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund
Not on View
From the Tour: Seventeenth-Century French Painting
Object 5 of 8

Exhibition History

Exhibition of the Works of the Old Masters. Winter Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1885, no. 172.
Exposition Nicolas Poussin, Musée du Louvre, Paris, 1960, no. 7, repro.
In Memoriam, Ailsa Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1969, unnumbered checklist.
France in the Golden Age: Seventeenth Century French Paintings in American Collections, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Art Institute of Chicago, 1982, no. 88, repro.
Poussin: The Early Years in Rome, Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, 1988, no. 68.
Nicolas Poussin, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1994-1995, no. 23, repro. (shown only in London in 1995).
Loan for display with permanent collection, Musée de Grenoble, France, 1996-1997.
Poussin et Dieu, Musée du Louvre, Paris, 2015, no. 8, repro.

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