European Art
Artist, formerly attributed to: Paris Bordone, Italian, 1500–1570

The Gentleman

1543

Oil on canvas

127 × 97 cm (50 × 38 3/16 in.)
Gift of Louis M. Rabinowitz
1945.247
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Arthur Lee, 1st Viscount Lee of Fareham (1868–1947), London, by 1924 [sale, Christie's, July 18, 1924, lot 23 (as Girolamo Romanino) (unsold)]. With E. & A. Silberman Galleries, New York, by 1945 (as Titian); probably sold to Louis M. Rabinowitz (1887 –1957), Sands Point, Long Island, by June 1945 (as Titian); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1945

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), 601.

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