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European Art
Artist: Bartolomeo degli Erri, Italian, Modena, active by 1460-1476
Artist: Agnolo degli Erri, Italian, active 1448–82

The Birth of Saint Thomas Aquinas

ca. 1470

Tempera on panel

unframed: 44 × 32.7 cm (17 5/16 × 12 7/8 in.) framed: 49.21 × 36.2 cm (19 3/8 × 14 1/4 in.)
University Purchase from James Jackson Jarves
Not on view
Italian, Modena
15th century

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


Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 300.

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

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.