European Art
Artist, follower of: Domenico Ghirlandaio, Italian, Florence, 1449–1494

Portrait of a Lady

ca. 1490

Fresco on a tile base

framed: 64.93 x 53.82 x 6.99 cm (25 9/16 x 21 3/16 x 2 3/4 in.) unframed: 52.86 x 39.21 cm (20 13/16 x 15 7/16 in.)
University Purchase from James Jackson Jarves
1871.52a-b
Culture: 
Italian, Florence
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

James Jackson Jarves Collection, Florence (said to represent a lady of the Tornabuoni family).

Bibliography: 

Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 302.

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.