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European Art
Artist: Taddeo di Bartolo, Italian, Siena, ca. 1362–ca.1422

Saint John the Baptist

ca. 1390

Tempera on panel

56 × 36 cm (22 1/16 × 14 3/16 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896
1943.251
Geography: 
Made in Siena, Italy
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Siena
Period: 
14th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Maitland F. Griggs Collection, New York, by 1926.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 134, 138, fig. 136.

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.