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The Entombment of Christ
Luca Giordano(Italian, 1634 - 1705)
- c. 1659/1660
- Oil on canvas
- Framed: 98 1/4 x 77 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 249.6 x 196.9 x 8.9 cm) 83 1/2 x 62 3/4 in. (212.1 x 159.4 cm)
- European Painting
- Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
- Accession No.
- Venice, Palazzo Vendramin-Calergi, collection of the Duchess of Berry (Maria Carolina di Borbone); Paris, auction Duchesse de Berry (HÃ´tel Drouot) 19 April 1865, lot 70; France, Private collection; Paris, Heim Gallery (dealer), from whom purchased by the Founders Society for the DIA in 1972 with funds from the R. Tannahill Foundation. Note: the Paris 1865 auction was previously listed here as 27-29 April 1865, not 19 April 1865. The April 19 date was listed in the 2005 catalogue. Which is correct?
- canvas, oil, paint, religion, christian
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