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John Rushout, 6th bt. and 2nd baron Northwick [1770-1859], Northwick Park, near near Moreton-in-the-Marsh, originally Worcestershire, now Gloucestershire, and Thirlestane House, near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire;[1] (his estate sale, Phillips, at Thirlestane House, 26 July-30 August 1859, 10th day [10 August], no. 973, as The Adoration of the Kings by Gentile da Fabriano); (Daniell, London);[2] sold to William Fuller Maitland [1813-1876], Stansted Hall, Stansted, Essex;[3] by inheritance to his son, William Fuller Maitland [1844-1932], Stansted Hall; sold after 1893 to (Robert Langton Douglas, London);[4] Dr. Eduard Simon [1864-1929], Berlin, by 1914;[5] (his estate sale, Cassirer and Helbing, Berlin, 11 October 1929, no. 3); (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris);[6] purchased 15 December 1936 by The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh;[7] gift 1937 to NGA.

Exhibition History

1876
South Kensington Museum, London, 1876 (according to the Duveen prospectus, in NGA curatorial files).
1914
Ausstellung von Werken Alter Kunst aus dem Privatbesitz von Mitgliedern des Kaiser-Friedrich-Museums-Vereins, Königlichen Akademie der Künste, Berlin, 1914, no. 123.
2005
Masterpieces in Miniature: Italian Manuscript Illumination from the J. Paul Getty Museum, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, not in brochure.

Bibliography

1941
Berenson, Bernard, and Wilhelm R. Valentiner. Duveen Pictures in Public Collections in America. New York, 1941: no. 39, repro.
1941
Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 83-84, no. 13.
1942
Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 239, repro. 118.
1949
Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): 16, repro.
1957
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Comparisons in Art: A Companion to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. London, 1957 (reprinted 1959): 30, fig. 24
1959
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Early Italian Painting in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1959 (Booklet Number Three in Ten Schools of Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.): 20, color repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 59
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 51, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 154, repro.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:222-223, II:pl. 150
1979
Sutton, Denys. "Robert Langton Douglas. Part II." Apollo 109 (May 1979): 373 [109], 375 [111] pl. X.
1979
Watson, Ross. The National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1979: 22, pl. 6.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 80, no. 33, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 177, repro.
2003
Boskovits, Miklós, David Alan Brown, et al. Italian Paintings of the Fifteenth Century. The Systematic Catalogue of the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 2003: 333-337, color repro.

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