Mino da Fiesole (artist)|
Florentine, 1429 - 1484
Astorgio Manfredi, 1455
overall: 51.5 x 54.2 x 27.7 cm (20 1/4 x 21 5/16 x 10 7/8 in.)
Object 4 of 6
Louis-Charles Timbal [1821-1880], Paris. Baron Arthur de Schickler [1828-1919], Paris, and Martinvast, Normandy (near Cherbourg); by inheritance to his daughter, Marguerite, Comtesse Hubert de Pourtalès [1870-1956], Paris, and Martinvast, Normandy; sold April 1919 to (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris) in part-share agreement with (Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York) and (Arnold Seligmann & Co., Paris); inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, after purchase 13 January 1922 by funds of the Estate; gift 1942 to NGA.
 Duveen Sculpture in Public Collections of America, New York, 1944: no. 108, repro.
 The Baron's daughter married Comte Hubert de Pourtalès in 1890, and was her father's sole heiress. Edward Fowles (Memories of Duveen Brothers, London, 1976: 102-103, 134) discusses the original purchase agreement with Wildenstein and Seligmann, and the subsequent 1922 distribution of the works among the three dealers.
 Provenance according to Widener card files in NGA curatorial records.
- Duveen Brothers, Inc.
- Pourtalès, Hubert de, Comtesse
- Schickler, Arthur de, Baron
- Timbal, Louis-Charles
- Widener, Joseph E.
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