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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, forgery of.
Title Fresco Fragment: Three Heads.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium fresco.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Italian School 735b    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Purchased in 1912 from Webster, dealer, London, by W. Gedney Beatty, New York.
Current repository W. Gedney Beatty, New York, New York, United States, private.
Color notes (a) The figure at left wears a white coif and white cloak over a blue dress, she has very fair skin and golden hair. The other is a youth in a red cap and garment whit a gray and tan sleeveless coat.
Attribution history (c) Modern imitations.
Images Photograph, Ira W. Martin 4984 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, 1476.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, Ira W. Martin 4984_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Exhibitions (a) South Kensington Museum, London, England.
Sources (a) Verbally, Beatty, April 1926 (at the Frick Art Reference Library).
(b) Frick Art Reference Library, 26 April 1926.
(c) Verbally, Richard Offner, 4 May 1928.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Figures other than portraits: Groups.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Private collection W. Gedney Beatty, art collection.
Frick artist name form Italian School, forgery of.
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.

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