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Provenance

Prince Ferdinando Lorenzo Strozzi [1821-1878], Florence, by 1857/1858.[1] Louis-Charles Timbal [1821-1880], Paris;[2] sold 1872 with his collection to Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his heirs; sold 1930 with th entire Dreyfus collection to (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York);[3] sold May 1936 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;[4] gift 1939 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1991
Circa 1492: Art in the Age of Exploration, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1991-1992, not in cat.
1992
Piero e Urbino, Piero e le Corti rinascimentali, Palazzo Ducale, Urbino, 1992, no. 61, repro.
1994
The Renaissance from Brunelleschi to Michelangelo: The Representation of Architecture, Palazzo Grassi, Venice; NGA, Washington, D.C.; Musée des Monuments Français, Paris; Altes Mus., Berlin, 1994-1996, no. 422 of cat. supplement (shown only in Paris).
2004
From Filippo Lippi to Piero della Francesca: Fra Carnavale and the Making of a Renaissance Master, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2004-2005, no. 40, repro.
2005
Il Rinascimento a Urbino. Fra' Carnevale e gli artisti del Palazzo di Federico [The Renaissance in Urbino: Fra Carnevale and the artists of the Palazzo Federico], Galleria Nazionale delle Marche, Urbino, 2005-2006, no. 29, repro.
2006
Loan to display with the permanent collection, Galleria Nazionale delle Marche, Urbino, 2006.
2006
L'Uomo del Rinascimento: Leon Battista Alberti e le arti a Firenze tra ragione e bellezza, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, March-July 2006, no. 159, repro.
2011
Arquitecturas pintadas: del Renacimiento al siglo XVIII, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, 2011-2012, no. 11, repro.
Bibliography
1908
Guiffrey, J. "La Collection de M. Gustave Dreyfus," Les Arts VIII (January 1908):393
1939
Offner, Richard. "The Barberini Panels and Their Painter." In Mediaeval Studies in Memory of A. Kingsley Porter. Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1939: 236-246.
1940
Richter, George Martin. "Rehabilitation of Fra Carnevale," ArtQ (Autumn 1940):317-318, repro.
1941
Duveen Brothers. Duveen Pictures in Public Collections of America. New York, 1941: nos. 56-57, repros.
1941
Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 127-128, no. 329, as by the Master of the Barberini Panels.
1942
Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 246, repro. 151.
1944
Frankfurter, Alfred M. The Kress Collection in the National Gallery. New York, 1944: 34, repro., as by Master of the Barberini Panels.
1945
Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 37, repro.
1959
Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 61, repro.
1961
Seymour 1961 (Kress), 32, color repro. pl. 27
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 84.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 74, repro.
1968
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 3, fig. 1.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 218, repro.
1979
Christiansen, Keith. "For Fra Carnevale," Apollo CIX, no. 205 (March 1979): 198+.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:309-311, II:pl. 222
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 108, no. 82, color repro., as by Master of the Barberini Panels.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 253, repro.
1985
Mündler, Otto. "The Travel Diaries of Otto Mündler." Ed. Carol Togneri Dowd. Walpole Society 51 (1985): 220, 291.
1991
Gingold, Diane J. and Elizabeth A.C. Weil. The Corporate Patron. New York, 1991: 196-197, color repro. (As by the Master of the Barberini Panels.)
1997
Shaw-Eagle, Joanna. "Christ's Birth Gave Birth to Astounding Images: Gallery Glitters with holy Masterpieces." Washington Times (December 21, 1997): D5.
1998
Gersch-Nešic, Beth. “Pregnancy." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. 2 vols. Chicago, 1998: 2:753.
2003
Boskovits, Miklós, and David Alan Brown, et al. Italian Paintings of the Fifteenth Century. The Systematic Catalogue of the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 2003: 182-186, color repro.
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