European Art
Artist, attributed to: Matteo di Giovanni, Italian, Siena, ca. 1430 –1495/99
Artist, formerly attributed to: Antonio del Pollaiuolo, Italian, Florence, ca.1432–1498

Hercules Slaying Antaeus

ca. 1470

Tempera on panel

43.2 × 30.6 × 2.5 cm (17 × 12 1/16 × 1 in.)
Gift of Robert Lehman, B.A., 1913
1946.317
Culture: 
Italian, Siena
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Signor Stefano Bardini, Florence, Italy; Elia Volpi Collection, Florence, Italy; Robert Lehman Collection, New York (–1946); Yale University Art Gallery (1946– )

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.

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.