European Art
Artist: Karl von Piloty, German, 1826–1886

The Wise and Foolish Virgins

1882

Oil on canvas

197.1 x 160 cm (77 5/8 x 63 in.)
Gift of A. Heaton Manice
1895.5
Culture: 
German
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

A. Heaton Manice, Stuttgart, Germany (–1895); Yale School of Fine Arts

Bibliography: 

The Critic (November 19, 1887): 264, as “Five Wise and Five Foolish Virgins”.

Yandell Gallery, The Wise and Foolish Virgins by Carl von Piloty at the Yandell Gallery, exh. cat. (New York: Yandell Gallery, 1887), 6, 17–22, ill.

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