European Art
Artist: Master of Città di Castello, Italian, Siena, active ca. 1290–ca. 1325

Saint John the Baptist

ca. 1320

Tempera on panel

other (picture surface): 72.7 x 35.2 cm(28 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.) framed: 81.5 x 51 cm (32 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs B.A. 1896
1943.243
Culture: 
Italian, Siena
Period: 
14th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Duke of Turin (?) (from Griggs records); Maitland F. Griggs Collection, New York; acquired before 1925.

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.