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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, active 14th century.
Title Allegory of Death.
Date 14th century.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a drawing.
Dimensions/Medium 5 1/4 x 3 5/8 in.
133 x 92 mm.
pen, bistre and wash.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Sienese School (14th century) 746a    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a,b) Robinson, (b) presumably Sir John Charles Robinson (died 1913);
(b,c,e) Alfred Erskine Gathorne-Hardy, London (died 1918);
(a) Private Collection V, England (Confidential File).Unidentified, England;
Current repository Private Collection V, England, private.
Attribution history (a) Italian School, Sienese - 14th c.
Subject (d) Death rests his left arm on his down-turned schythe. A youthful figure in the costume of the 14th c. follows him.
Images Photograph, Courtauld Institute of Art, London 501/15/10 Purchase Courtauld Photographic Survey, February 23, 1971.
Digital image, 11593.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Sources (a) Private Collection V, England, Courtauld Institute of Art (London, England), list, 1970, p.9, fig.63.
(b) Frick Art Reference Library, May 1975.
(c) F. Lugt, Les Marques de Collections des Dessins et d'Estampes, 1921, p.259, fig.1433.
(d) Drawings by the Old Masters in the Gathorne-Hardy Collection, 1902, p.14, fig.17.
(e) Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 105th ed., 1970, p.671.
(f) Frick Art Reference Library, collection mark as located and read from photograph.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Sienese, active 14th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Drawings: Allegorical.
Form Italian School.
Drawings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Private collection Private Collection, England, art collection.
Frick artist name form Sienese School (14th century), 14th C.

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