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European Art
Artist: Lucas van Leyden, Netherlandish, 1494–1533

Saint Paul

ca. 1520

Oil on panel

33 × 24.1 × 1 cm (13 × 9 1/2 × 3/8 in.) framed: 41.8 × 31.9 × 4 cm (16 7/16 × 12 9/16 × 1 9/16 in.)
Gift of Chester D. Tripp, B.S. 1903
1961.52
Geography: 
Made in The Netherlands
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Netherlandish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

D. H. Lijversberg Collection, Cologne, Germany; Dr. Paul Esch Collection, Cologne, Germany, ca. 1923–29; P. de Boer, dealer, Amsterdam, 1936; Mr. and Mrs. Chester Dudley Tripp Collection, Chicago, to 1961; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

This work appears on our "Artworks with Nazi-Era Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

Edna Perkel, An Exhibition of Paintings: for the Benefit of the Research Fund of Art and Archaeology, The Spanish Institute, Inc., exh. cat. (New York: E. and A. Silberman Galleries, Inc., October 12–November 1, 1955), 26, no. 14, ill.

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