National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of David with the Head of Goliath Andrea del Castagno (painter)
Florentine, before 1419 - 1457
David with the Head of Goliath, c. 1450/1455
tempera on leather on wood
overall (width at top): 115.5 x 76.5 cm (45 1/2 x 30 1/8 in.) overall (width at bottom): 115.5 x 40.6 cm (45 1/2 x 16 in.)
Widener Collection
On View
From the Tour: The Early Renaissance in Florence
Object 6 of 8

Exhibition History

Art Treasures of the United Kingdom: Paintings by Ancient Masters, Art Treasures Palace, Manchester, 1957, no. 55, as by Pollajuolo.
Berenson and the Connoisseurship of Italian Painting, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1979, no. 36, repro.
Verrocchio's David Restored: A Renaissance Bronze from the National Museum of the Bargello, Florence, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2004, fig. 13 (p. 43), not shown at two earlier venues in Florence and Atlanta.

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