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European Art
Artist, attributed to: Giuliano di Simone da Lucca, Italian, active 1383–97

Two Deacon Saints

ca. 1395

Egg tempera on canvas (transferred from panel)

127 × 67 × 2.5 cm (50 × 26 3/8 × 1 in.) framed: 138.1 × 74 × 5.1 cm (54 3/8 × 29 1/8 × 2 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B. A. 1896
1943.216
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Lucca
Period: 
14th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Mrs. Benjamin Thaw Collection, New York; Mme X Collection sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1922, no. 18 (as Sienese School); private dealer (as Allegretto Nuzi); Maitland F. Griggs Collection, New York, by 1925-1943.

Bibliography: 

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 600.

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.