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image of Profile Portrait of a Lady Franco-Flemish 15th Century (painter)
Profile Portrait of a Lady, c. 1410
oil on panel
painted surface: 52 x 36.6 cm (20 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.) overall (panel): 53 x 37.6 cm (20 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.) framed: 74.1 x 61.3 x 5.4 cm (29 3/16 x 24 1/8 x 2 1/8 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
1937.1.23
On View
From the Tour: Netherlandish Painting in the 1400s
Object 1 of 9

1923Marle, Raimond van. The Development of the Italian Schools of Painting. 19 vols. The Hague, 1923-1938: 8(1927):104-105, 152, 206.
1924Offner, Richard. "A Remarkable Exhibition of Italian Paintings." The Arts 5 (1924): 257, repro. 259.
1925Venturi, Adolfo. "Per il Pisanello." L'Arte 28 (1925): 36-37, fig. 1.
1925Venturi, Adolfo. Grandi artisti italiani. Bologna, 1925: 222-226, fig. 77.
1925Venturi, Adolfo. "Antonio Pisano of Verona, called Pisanello." The Connoisseur 71 (1925): 196-197, repro. 199.
1925Valentiner, Wilhelm R. "The Clarence H. Mackay Collection." International Studio 81 (1925): 335-337, repro.
1926Valentiner, Wilhelm R. The Clarence H. Mackay Collection. Italian Schools. New York, 1926: not paginated, no. 1.
1926Valentiner, W.R. The Clarence H. Mackay Collection. New York, 1926: 1-2, no. 1, as by Pisanello, repro.
1929Cortissoz, Royal. "The Clarence H. Mackay Collection." International Studio 94 (1929): 32-33.
1929Singleton, Esther. Old World Masters in New World Collections. New York, 1929: 99-103, repro.
1929Hill, George F. Dessins de Pisanello. Paris and Brussels, 1929: 13.
1929Richter, George Martin. "Pisanello Studies-II." The Burlington Magazine 55 (1929): 139.
1930Valentiner, Wilhelm R., ed. Unknown Masterpieces in Public and Private Collections. London, 1930: n.p., pl. 9.
1930Martinie, A.-H. Pisanello. Paris, 1930: 25-26, 30, pl. 12.
1931Venturi, Adolfo. North Italian Painting of the Quattrocento. Emilia. Florence and New York, 1931: 17-18, pl. 5.
1932Berenson, Bernard. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance: A List of the Principal Artists and their Works with an Index of Places. Oxford, 1932: 462.
1933Venturi, Lionello. Italian Paintings in America. Translated by Countess Vanden Heuvel and Charles Marriott. 3 vols. New York and Milan, 1933: 1:not paignated, pl. 128.
1937Cortissoz, Royal. An Introduction to the Mellon Collection. Boston, 1937: 16.
1937Pantheon 19 (1937): 129, repro.
1937Frankfurter, Alfred M. "New Items in the Mellon Collection." Art News 35 (13 February, 1937): 11, repro. 9.
1940Degenhart, Bernhard. Antonio Pisanello. Vienna, 1940: 38, fig. 4 (2d ed. Turin, 1945: 39-40, 69, pl. 4.).
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 157, no. 23, as by Pisanello.
1941Duveen Brothers. Duveen Pictures in Public Collections of America. New York, 1941: no. 27, repro., as by Pisanello.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 239, repro. 170, as by Pisanello.
1945"Italian Paintings in the Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington." Connoisseur 115 (1945): repro. 113.
1947Berenson, Bernard. Letter to Max J. Friedländer. In Maandblad voor beeldende kunsten 23, no. 5 (1947): 100-101, repro.
1949Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): (reprinted 1953, 1958), xi, 13, repro., as by Pisanello.
1949Ring, Grete. A Century of French Painting 1400-1500. London, 1949: 199, no. 64, pl. 27.
1949Sterling, Charles. Les peintres primitifs. Paris, 1949: 24, fig. 19.
1951Einstein, Lewis. Looking at Italian Pictures in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1951: 52-54, repro., as by Pisanello.
1952Brenzoni, Raffaello. Pisanello pittore. Florence, 1952: 186-188, pl. 76.
1952Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Great Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1952: 40, color repro., as by Pisanello.
1953Panofsky Erwin. Early Netherlandish Painting: Its Origins and Character. 2 vols. Cambridge, Mass., 1953: 1:82, 171, 392 note 2; 2: pl. 43, fig. 92.
1956Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1956: 8, repro., as by Pisanello.
1957Shapley, Fern Rusk. Comparisons in Art: A Companion to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. London, 1957 (reprinted 1959): pl. 55
1958Coletti, Luigi. Pisanello. Milan, 1958: 28, no. 23, pl. 39.
1959Sterling, Charles. "La peinture de portrait à la cour de Bourgogne au début du XVe siècle." Critica d'Arte 6 (1959): 289, 299, 304, 306, 308, 312, fig. 193.
1959Winkler, Friedrich. "Ein frühfranzösisches Marienbild." Jahrbuch der königlich Preussischen Kunstsammlungen (Jahrbuch der Berliner Museen) 1 (1959): 188-189.
1960Meiss, Millard, and Colin Eisler. "A New French Primitive." The Burlington Magazine 102 (1960): 234.
1961Seligman, Germain. Merchants of Art 1880-1960. New York, 1961: 121.
1962Sindona, Enio. Pisanello. Paris, 1962: 39-40, 123, pl. 137.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 301, repro., as by Pisanello.
1963Scheller, Robert W. A Survey of Medieval Model Books. Haarlem, 1963: 111.
1963Journet, René. "Deux retables du quinzième siècle à Ternant (Niévre)." Annales littéraires de l'Université de Besançon 49 (Archéologie 14) (1963): 10.
1963Châtelet, Albert, and Jacques Thuillier. French Painting from Fouquet to Poussin. Geneva, 1963: 29.
1963Bauch, Kurt. "Bildnisse des Jan van Eyck." Sitzungsberichte der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften. Jahresheft 1961/1962. Wiesbaden, 1963: 122. Repr. in Kurt Bauch, Studien zur Kunstgechichte. Berlin, 1967: 103.
1964Kreuter-Eggemann, Helga. Das Skizzenbuch des `Jaques Daliwe'. Munich, 1964: 32, fig. 41.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 51.
1966Castelnuovo, Enrico. Il gotico internazionale in Francia e nei Paesi Bassi (I Maestri del Colore). Part 2, Milan, 1966: not paginated, pl. XIV.
1966Laclotte, Michel. Primitifs français. Paris, 1966: 23, pl. 11.
1966Troescher, Georg. Burgundische Malerei. Berlin, 1966: 82-84, 386, pls. 71, 72.
1966Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 1:72, color repro.
1967Keller, Harald. Italien und die Welt der höfischen Gotik (Sitzungsberichte der wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft an der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt/Main, 3, 1964). Wiesbaden, 1967: 20-21, fig. 15.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 45, repro.
1968Meiss, Millard. French Painting in the Time of Jean de Berry: The Boucicaut Master. London, 1968: 153.
1972Bialostocki, Jan, et al. Spätmittelalter und beginnende Neuzeit (Propyläen Kunstgeschichte). Berlin, 1972: 189, no. 49, fig. 49.
1972Chiarelli, Renzo. L'Opera completa del Pisanello. Milan, 1972: 96, no. 79, repro.
1974Meiss, Millard. French Painting in the Time of Jean de Berry: The Limbourgs and their Contemporaries. New York, 1974: 228, 246-247, 281, 471, 474, fig. 606.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 134, repro. 135.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 1250, no. 110, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 161, repro.
1986Hand, John Oliver and Martha Wolff. Early Netherlandish Painting. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, 1986: 90-97, repro. 91.
2001Virtue and Beauty: Leonardo's Ginevra de' Benci and Renaissance Portraits of Women. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002: no. 1.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 72-73, no. 53, color repro.
2006Takács, Imre, ed. Sigismundus rex et imperator: Kunst und Kultur zur Zeit Sigismunds von Luxemburg 1387-1437. Exh. cat. Szépmüvészeti Múzeum, Budapest; Musée national d'histoire et d'art, Luxembourg. Mainz, 2006: 137, fig. 23 (French edition: 136-137, fig. 23).
2011Rubin, Patricia. "Understanding Renaissance Portraits." In The Renaissance Portrait from Donatello to Bellini ed. Keith Christiansen and Stefan Weppelmann. Exh. cat. Berlin 2011. New York, 2011: 21, 31, color fig. 12.

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