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Provenance

Probably Lord Kingsdale, England. Probably Sir Charles Robinson, London; probably (Robinson sale, Robinson, Fisher and Harding, London, 19 March 1925, no. 5).[1] Ing. Gianfranceschi, Bergamo. Gino Longhi, Bergamo and Naples, by 1926. Anna Barbato. (Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence and Rome); sold 1933 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;[2] gift 1939 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1939
Classics of the Nude, M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1939, no. 6.
1940
Masterpieces of Art. European & American Paintings 1500-1900, New York World's Fair, 1940, no. 8, repro.
2014
Bernardino Luini e i suoi figli [Bernardino Luini and His Sons], Palazzo Reale, Milan, 2014, no. 62, repro.
Bibliography
1941
Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 117, no. 231.
1942
Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 244, repro. 139.
1959
Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 185, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 79.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 69, repro.
1968
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 143-144, fig. 348-349.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 202, repro.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:283-285, II:pl. 194
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 227, no. 283, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 236, repro.
1991
Circa 1492: Art in the Age of Exploration. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1991: no. 159, 260-261, color repro. 261 (the painting was not in the exhibition).