Provenance

Possibly private collection, France; art market, Paris or Brussels;[1] acquired 1970 by (Michael Hall Fine Arts, New York); purchased 3 February 1972 by NGA.

Exhibition History
1974
Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1974, no. I, repro., as Allegorical Figure, Attributed to Antonio Lombardo.
1978
Antiquity in the Renaissance, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1978, no. 107.
1995
Tiziano Vecellio: Amor Sacro e Amor Profano, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, 1995, no. 34, repro.
2009
Tullio Lombardo and Venetian High Renaissance Sculpture, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2009, no. 11, repro.
Bibliography
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 634, no. 990, repro., as Peace Establishing Her Reign: Allegory of the Victory of Ravenna.
1993
Sheard, Wendy Stedman. "Antonio Lombardo's Reliefs for Alfonso d'Este's Studio di Marmi: Their Significance and Impact on Titian." Studies in the History of Art 45 (1993): 331, repro. no. 16.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 138, repro.
1998
Schulz, Anne Markham. Giammaria Mosca called Padovano: a Renaissance Sculptor in Italy and Poland. 2 vols. University Park, Pennsylvania, 1998: 1:76-77, 165, no. 18 in Appendix II, 266-267; 2: pls. 107, 108.
2004
Gli Este a Ferrara. Il camerino di alabastro : Antonio Lombardo e la scultura all’antica. Exh. cat. Castello di Ferrara. Milan, 2004: 265-266.
2008
Farinella, Vincenzo. "Un problematico rilievo bronzeo da Antonio Lombardo (e un documento trascurato su Savoldo a Ferrara)." In Matteo Ceriana and Victoria Avery, eds. L'Industria artistica del bronzo del rinascimento a Venezia e nell'Italia settentrionale. Atti del Convegno Internazionale di Studi, Venezia, Fonazione Giorgio Cini, 23 e 24 ottobre 2007. Venice, 2008: 81-93, 104-106, repro. 83.
2008
Rinascimento e passione per l'antico. Andrea Riccio e il suo tempo. Exh. cat. Museo Diocesano Tridentino, Trento, 2008: 502.
2008
Sarchi, Alessandra. Antonio Lombardo. Venice, 2008: no. 22, 200, 261-264, 378 fig. 181.