Desco da Parto with the Amorous Hunt Artist, formerly attributed to: Master of Charles of Durazzo (possibly Francesco di Michele) (Italian, active 1381–1400)
Artist: Florentine School(?), ca. 1410

ca. 1410

European Art

Not on view

Tempera and gold on panel


19 1/16 × 19 3/4 in. (48.4 × 50.2 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Hannah D. and Louis M. Rabinowitz

Accession Number



15th century


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Rabinowitz Collection, Sands Point, Long Island, before 1945-1959. Probably purchased by Rabinowitz from E.A. Silberman Galleries, NY, whose label was formerly on the back of the panel.
  • Miklos Boskovits, "Il Maestro di Incisa Scapaccino e alcuni problemi di pittura tardogotica in Italia," Pargone 501 (1991), 35–53, note 14
  • M Friedman, "The Falcon and the Hunt," Moshe Lazar and Norris J. Lacy. The Poetics of Love in the Middle Ages (1989), 165–69
  • Paul F. Watson, Garden of Love in Tuscan Art of the Early Renaissance (Philadelphia: Philadelphia, 1979), 93–95, 105
  • Everett Fahy, "Review of Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery," Art Bulletin 56, no. 2 (June 1974), 283–285
  • Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 222; 601
  • 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),

  • 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), 135–37, no. 93
  • Charles Seymour Jr., The Rabinowitz Collection of European Paintings (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1961), 20–21, 54
  • Yale University Art Gallery, Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin, 26, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1960), 53
  • Louis M. Rabinowitz, Rabinowitz Collection (New York: The Twin Editions, 1945), 19
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