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Title

The finding of Moses: Moses brought before Pharoah's daughter

16th century


Artist

Bonifazio de' Pitati

Italy

1487 - 19 Oct 1553


Details


Other Title

The finding of the infant Moses


Date

16th century


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on panel


Dimensions

26.2 x 76.6 cm sight; 41.0 x 91.5 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Lady Binning 1911


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1149


Artist information

Bonifazio de' Pitati

Works in the collection

1


Provenance


Chigi

George Salting, London/England, by descent from George Salting to his niece Katherine Augusta Millicent Salting (only child of George Salting's brother William Severin Salting) who married George Baillie-Hamilton, Lord Binning (1856-1917).

Lady Binning, 1909-24 Feb 1911, England, Gift of Lady Binning 1911


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Agnew's, London, Catalogue of the collection of pictures and drawings of the late Mr George Salting, London, 1910. cat.no. 206. Listed as 'Bonifazio - The finding of Moses'.

Francis L. Richardson, Andrea Schiavone, 1980, 206, 16-17, 24-26. cat.no. D370

Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 99 (illus.). cat.no. 297

Dorothee Westphal, Bonifazio Veronese, Munich, 1931.