European Art
Artist: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Italian, Venice, 1696–1770

The Apotheosis of Saint Roch

ca. 1740–45

Oil on canvas

unframed: 40.9 x 34 cm (16 1/8 x 13 3/8 in.) framed: 66.6 x 58.7 cm (26 1/4 x 23 1/8 in.)
Gift of the Associates in Fine Arts
1937.88
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Scuola Grande di San Rocco, Venice (?); Fritz August von Kaulbach, Munich; Paul Drey Collection, New York, by 1930.

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), 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.