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Artist: Paolo Caliari, called Veronese, Italian, Venice, 1528–1588

The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine of Alexandria

ca. 1547–50

Oil on canvas

unframed: 57.8 × 91.4 cm (22 3/4 × 36 in.)
Lent by The Barker Welfare Foundation, in memory of Catherine Barker and Charles V. Hickox, B.A. 1911
On view
Italian, Venetian
16th century

Provenance: Liechtenstein Collection, Vienna (by 1767); Van Diemen Galleries; Catherine Barker Spaulding Hickox (1926), and by descent after her death in 1970 to the Barker Welfare Foundation. On permanent loan at the Yale University Art Gallery since 1972.


Alessandra Zamperini, Paolo Veronese (Verona, Italy: Arsenale Editore Srl, 2013), 23, ill.

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