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European Art
Artist, attributed to: Andrea Solario, Italian, Lombardy, ca. 1465– ca. 1524

The Entombment

ca. 1510

Oil on panel

11.2 × 8.5 cm (4 7/16 × 3 3/8 in.)
Gift of Edmund P. Pillsbury, B.A. 1965
2001.75.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Lombardy
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Jacques Rosenthal (1854–1937), Munich, by 1914, to at least 1927 (as Northern Italian, ca. 1500). H. Schickman Gallery (Herman Shickman, dealer), New York, by 1966–1967 (as Anonymous Lombard, 16th century, Follower of Vincenco Foppa) [see note 1]; sold to Edmund “Ted” P. Pillsbury (died 2010), New Haven, Conn., later Fort Worth, Tex., 1973 (as Milanese School, ca. 1500, Follower of Vincenzo Foppa); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2001

Note 1: The photo-archive catalogue of the Fondazione Zeri, at the University of Bologna, Italy, suggests that the painting was with Shickman by 1966–1967 (entry no. 33388).

This work appears on our "Artworks with Nazi-Era Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 224, pl. 211.

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.