Artist Sigismondo Coccapani, Italian, 1583 - 1643
Title
  • Moses and the Daughters of Jethro
Date 1630s
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 41 1/8 × 57 5/16 inches (104.4 × 145.5 cm)
Framed: 50 5/8 × 66 × 3 3/16 inches (128.6 × 167.6 × 8.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Acquisitions Fund
Accession Number 1983.6
Department European Painting
On View European: Grand Tour of Italy-Florence, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Shipping label on frame reverse: Martinspeed Limited/37 Urlwin Street London SE5 ONG/Telephone 01-701 6815;01 9035 Telex: 883762/Matthiesen
December 9, 1981, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England) [as circle of Giovanni Francesco Romanelli];
1983, (Matthiesen Fine Art, Ltd., London, England);
1983-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Important Old Master Paintings. Sales cat., Sotheby's. London, December. 9, 1981, lot 78. [as circle of Giovan Francesco Romanelli]

Bulletin of the DIA: Annual Report 61, no. 3 (1983) pp. 14. 20, 22 (fig. 19.).

Le banche e l'arte. Exh. cat., Castel Sant'Angelo. Rome, 1985, p. 27

Il seicento Fiorentino. Exh. cat., Palazzo Strozzi. Florence, 1986, vol. 1, p. 211

Acanfora, E. Alessandro Rosi. Florence, 1994, pp. 71-2, cat. 24 (fig. 22) pl. 20.

Bissell, R.W., A. Derstine, and D. Miller. Masters of Italian Baroque Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2005, pp. 10, 11 (note 16), 54-57, cat. no. 17.

Derstine, Andria. "The Detroit Institute of Arts and Italian Baroque Painting." In Buying Baroque: Italian Seventeenth-Century Paintings Come to America, ed. Edgar Peters Bowron. University Park, 2017, pp. 99, 102.