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Title

Christ handing the keys to St. Peter

18th century?


Artists

Unknown

Giambattista Pittoni

Italy

20 Jun 1687 - 17 Nov 1767


Details


Other Title

Christ delivering the keys to St. Peter


Date

18th century?


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas, mounted on hardboard


Dimensions

90.3 x 46.3 cm board; 97.5 x 53.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mrs F.A.Q. Stephens 1937


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6522


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

149

Artist information

Giambattista Pittoni

Works in the collection

1


Provenance


Alice Norton, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Alice Norton (Mrs F.A.Q. Stephens) 1937. The painting came to Australia with the donor's family from Sussex in 1819.


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Franca Zava Boccazzi, Pittoni, Venice, 1979.

Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 88 (illus.). no. 260