European Art
Artist: Stefano d’Antonio di Vanni, Italian, 1405–1483

Agony in the Garden

ca. 1435

Tempera on panel

29.2 x 39.7 cm (11 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.)
University Purchase from James Jackson Jarves
1871.32
Culture: 
Italian, Florence
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

James Jackson Jarves Collection, Florence, to 1871; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

James Jackson Jarves, Descriptive Catalogue of “Old Masters,” Collected by James J. Jarves, to Illustrate the History of Painting from A.D. 1200 to the Best Periods of Italian Art (Cambridge, Mass.: H. O. Houghton and Co., 1860), 45, no. 29.

Russell Sturgis, Jr., Manual of the Jarves Collection of Early Italian Pictures (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1868), 38, no. 29.

W. F. Brown, Boston, Catalogue of the Jarves Collection of Early Italian Pictures, sale cat. (1871), 16, lot 29 (school of Taddeo Gaddi).

Osvald Sirén, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Jarves Collection Belonging to Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1916), 81, no. 32, (manner of Andrea di Giusto).

Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 295.

Charles Seymour Jr. and Everett Fahy, Annotated copy of Charles Seymour, Jr. Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 130, Stefano d’Antonio.

Charles Seymour Jr., Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery: A Catalogue by Charles Seymour, Jr. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 130–31, no. 88, fig. 88.

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 192, 599.

Federico Zeri, Italian Paintings in the Walters Art Gallery, 1 (Baltimore, Md.: The Walters Art Museum, 1976), 33.

Anna Padoa Rizzo and Cecilia Frosinini, “Stefano d’Antonio di Vanni (1405-1483): Opere e documenti,” Antichità viva (September-October 1984): 8, Stefano d’Antonio, fig. 4.

Andrea Staderini, “Primitivi’ fiorentini dalla collezione Artaaud de Montor. Parte I: Lippo d’Andrea e Stefano d’Antonio,” Arte Cristiana 92 (July/August, 2004): 263–4, 266, notes 22, 23 and 29 (Stefano d’Antonio)., fig. 7.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.