Christ and St Stephen
(Ludovico Mazzolino)

40 x 33 cm
Oil on panel

Ferrara 1480-1528

Christ and St. Stephen

Oil on panel
41 x 33 cm.

Signed and dated 1513

PROVENANCE: Probably in the collection of the Canonici family in Ferrara 1632.
Private Collection, Florence.
P & D Colnaghi & Co., Ltd.
Private Collection, Zurich.
Silla Zamboni, ‘Ludovico Mazzolino: una primizia ed altri inediti’ Prospettiva, No. 15, October, 1978, pp. 53-62, plate 5.


LITERATURE: G. Campori, ‘Raccolta di Cataloghi ei inventari inediti dal secolo XV al secolo XIX’, Modena, 1970, pp. 106 and 114, An Extract from the Inventory of Gods Belonging to Roberto Canonici, 1632.
Baruffaldi, ‘Vite de’ pittori’, 1697-1722 circa, edition of 1844-46, Vol I, p. 130, under the catalogue of lost or unidentified works.
Zamboni, ‘Ludovic Mazzolino’, Milan, 1968, p. 59, under lost works.

Where is It?
Acquired through the Matthiesen Gallery by a European private collector
Historical Period
High Renaissance to Mannerism - 1450-1530 & Mannerism & Cinquecento - 1530-1600
Religious: New Testament
Italian - Other Regions
1984-From Borso to Cesare d'Este, 1450 - 1628: The School of Ferrara.
An exhibition in aid of The Courtauld Institute Trust Appeal Fund. Ten introductory essays on Ferrara and aspects of Ferrarese art by Cecil Gould, Lanfranco Caretti, Claudio Gallico, Vincenzo Fontana, Thomas Tuohy, Emmanuele Mattaliano, Giorgio Bassani, Giuliano Briganti, Alastair Smith, with charts and Concordat of Ferrarese paintings in British public collections. 200 pages, 50 colour plates, 84 black and white illustrations. £15 or $23 inc. p&p.

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