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Artist Mantegna, Andrea, 1431-1506.
Title Studies for Christ at the Column.
Date c. 1460.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a drawing.
Dimensions/Medium 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.
236 x 145 mm.
pen and brown ink on paper.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Mantegna, Andrea 740 b (drawing)    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (i) John Skippe;
(i) James Martin, Overbury Court, Worcestershire;
(i) Edward Holland, Old Colwall, Malvern;
(i) Mrs. A.C. Rayner-Wood, Old Colwall;
(i) Edward Holland Martin;
(i and j) Sale, Christie's, London, Skippe Collection, November 20-21, 1958, lot 36 (as by Giovanni Bellini, from the propery of Edward Holland Martin) ($44,100, to Count Antoine Seilern, Princes Gate);
(i and j) his bequest at his death July 6, 1978 to the Home House Trustees for the Courtauld Institute of Art, Courtauld Institute, London (D.1978.PG.345 - D.1978.PG.345v).
Current repository Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London, London, England, Bequest of Count Antoine Seilern, 1978, D.1978.PG.345 - D.1978.PG.345v, public.
Sourced updates Title and attribution: (j) Studies for Christ at the Column, by Andrea Mantegna. Medium: (j) Pen and ink on paper.
Attribution history (i) Attributed by Mr. A.G.B. Russell in 1930 to Giovanni Bellini. Associated by C. Loeser, K.T. Parker, and Baron von Hadeln with Giovanni Bellini. According to K. Clark, the work points to Andrea Mantegna. Attributed by F. Heinemann in 1958 to Giovanni Bellini. By 1981, Andrea Mantegna.
Images Photograph, Ira W. Martin / Thurman Rotan 18375 FARL negative: photographed from reproduction, February 1934 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative
Publication, Burlington Magazine 56 (April 1930): 180.
Publication, New York Times (November 21, 1958): 31. (photocopy of article attached inside folder)
Digital image, 18375_POST.tif negative
Sources (i) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
(j) Courtauld Institute of Art, London, Website, February 2011.
LC subject Mantegna, Andrea, 1431-1506.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Drawings: New Testament.
Form Italian School.
Drawings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Courtauld Institute of Art.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Mantegna, Andrea, 1431-1506.
Variant attribution Bellini, Giovanni attributed to.
Variant title Two Studies for Christ at the Column
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
Record created with funding from The Henry Luce Foundation.

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