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Cotopaxi Frederic Edwin Church
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Cotopaxi (76.89) — Frederic Edwin Church

THE PROCESSION TO CALVARY
THE PROCESSION TO CALVARY

Photo ©2017, Detroit Institute of Arts

THE PROCESSION TO CALVARY

Sassetta(Italian, c. 1400 - 1450)

Date
1437/1444
Medium
Tempera on poplar panel
Dimensions
Panel with one inch frame and cradle: 19 1/8 x 25 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 48.58 x 64.14 x 3.81 cm) Frame: 27 3/8 x 32 5/8 x 4 1/8 in. ( 69.53 x 82.87 x 10.48 cm)
Department
European Painting
Classification
Paintings
Credit
City of Detroit Purchase
Accession No.
24.94
Provenance
possibly London, sale (Phillips), 18 July 1835, no. 8 (as by Giotto); possibly purchased by Lord Northwick; probably Great Britain, Coll. Sir John Rushout, Baron Northwick; London (?), sale, Coll. Baron Northwick, 9 Aug. 1859, lot. 901 (as by Giotto); sold to Kent, Wye, Olantigh Towers, J.S.W.S. Erle Drax (1859); By inheritance, W.E.S. Erle Drax (until ca. 1910/20); London & New York, R. Langton Douglas (dealer); New York, Carl W. Hamilton; New York, Joseph Duveen (dealer-1924), from whom purchased by the DIA with funds from the City of Detroit.
Keywords
paint, panel, predella, religion, tempera, wood, christian
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