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Provenance

Probably Samuel Woodburn, London; (probably Woodburn estate sale, Christie Manson & Woods, London, 9-11 June 1860, no. 68, as Perugino); purchased by Sir John William Ramsden [1831-1914], 5th Bart.[1] Anonymous collection, Milan, by 1931. (Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence and Rome); sold 1938 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1961 to NGA.

Exhibition History
2008
Amico Aspertini 1475-1552, artista bizzarro nell'età di Dürer e Raffaello, Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna, 2008-2009, no. 3, repro.
Bibliography
1941
Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 9-10, no. 414.
1942
National Gallery of Art. Book of Illustrations. 2nd ed. Washington, 1942: no. 414, repro. 59, 248.
1945
Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 71, repro.
1959
Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 101, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 9
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 2, repro.
1968
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 70, fig. 175.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 14, repro.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:19-21, II: repro. pl. 12
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 172, no. 196, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 33, repro.