Provenance

Casa Boschi, Bologna, from at least 1777 until 1858, when sold with the entire Boschi collection.[1] Vincenzo Valentini or Gioacchino Valentini, Rome, in 1860.[2] George John Browne, 3rd marquess of Sligo [1820-1896], Westport House, Co. Mayo, Ireland;[3] by inheritance to his daughter (by his third wife), Lady Isabel Mary Peyronnet Browne [1881-1947], Mount Browne, Guildford, Surrey; (sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 12 March 1948, no. 81); Dr. James Hasson, London;[4] (Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London); joint ownership from 1953 with (M. Knoedler & Co., New York and London) and (Pinakos, Inc. [Rudolf Heinemann], New York);[5] sold January 1954 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;[6] gift 1961 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1953
Loan Exhibition of Thirty-Nine Masterpieces of Venetian Painting, Thos. Agnew and Sons, Ltd., London, 1953, no. 12.
2003
In the Light of Apollo: Italian Renaissance and Greece, National Gallery and Alexandros Soutzos Museum, Athens, 2003-2004, no. X.3, repro.
2009
Tullio Lombardo and Venetian High Renaissance Sculpture, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2009, not in catalogue.
2010
Cima da Conegliano: Poeta del Paesaggio, Palazzo Sarcinelli, Conegliano, 2010, no. 16, repro.
Bibliography
1956
Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Colllection Acquired by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 1951-56. Introduction by John Walker, text by William E. Suida and Fern Rusk Shapley. National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1956: 48, no. 15, repro.
1956
Walker, John. "The Nation's Newest Old Masters." The National Geographic Magazine 110, no. 5 (November 1956): color repro. 630, 655.
1959
Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 148, repro.
1961
Seymour 1961 (Kress), 56-58, color repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 28
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 20, repro.
1968
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 58-59, fig. 143.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 70, repro.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:132, II:pl. 92
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 191, no.217, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 89, repro.
1985
Mündler, Otto. "The Travel Diaries of Otto Mündler." Ed. Carol Togneri Dowd. Walpole Society 51 (1985): 116, 218, 261, 270.
1994
Echols, Robert. "Cima and the Theme of Saint Jerome in the Wilderness." Venezia Cinquecento IV, no. 8 (July-December 1994): 47-69, fig. 8.
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: 206-209, color repro.