Andrea del Verrocchio (artist)|
Italian, 1435 - 1488
Giuliano de' Medici, c. 1475/1478
overall: 61 x 66 x 28.3 cm (24 x 26 x 11 1/8 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
Object 7 of 8
Purchased 1846 in Italy by Eugène Piot [1812-1890], Paris. Louis-Charles Timbal [1821-1880], Paris, by 1866; Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 with the entire Dreyfus collection by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris); purchased 15 December 1936 by The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh; gift 1937 to NGA.
 According to the prospectus about the bust prepared by Duveen Brothers, Inc., in NGA curatorial files.
 A drawing of the bust by Chevignard, placing it in Timbal's collection, was published in Le Magasin Pittoresque 34 (1866): 11-12, 41.
 The original Duveen Brothers invoice is in Gallery Archives (Record Group 12, Subject Files, box 2), copy in NGA curatorial files.
- Dreyfus, Gustave
- Duveen Brothers, Inc.
- Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, The A.W.
- Piot, Eugène
- Timbal, Louis-Charles
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