The Holy Family with the Infant Saint John the Baptist

Denys Calvaert, Flemish, about 1540 - 1619

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about 1570-1573

Oil on canvas

Overall: 34 3/4 x 25 1/2 in. (88.3 x 64.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund

P.994.3

Geography/Culture

Europe, Belgium

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, top center: Dionisio Calvaert de Antversa; inscribed, top right, on scroll: Ecce Angnus [Dei]

Course History

HIST 43.2, European Intellectual and Cultural History 1400-1800, Darrin McMahon, Fall 2015

ITAL 7, Women in Renaissance Venice, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

FRIT 34, Sex and Gender in the Italian Renaissance, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2015

ITAL 22, Humanism and Renaissance, Courtney Quaintance, Spring 2014

ITAL 3, Introductory Italian III, Jonathan Mullins, Fall 2013

ITAL 3, Introductory Italian III, Anna Minardi, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 19, 2013-present.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20, 2009-August 2013.

European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 30, 2008-March 8, 2009.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-January 14, 2008.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 4, 1994-June 22, 1997.

Publication History

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, pp. 40, ill., no. 8.

T. Barton Thurber, Twenty Years of Building a Collection: The Hood Museum of Art, Apollo (Vol. 162, no. 526), December 2005, London: Apollo Magazine, 2005, pp. 46-53, ill. p.49.

Suzanne Folds McCullagh and Laura M. Giles, Italian Drawings before 1600 in The Art Institute of Chicago: A Catalogue of the Collection, Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1997, ill. p.400, fig. 13

Leo Steinberg, The Sexuality of Christ in Renaissance Art and in Modern Oblivion, 2nd edition, Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Veronique Sulzer, sub-editor, Chronique des Arts, Gazette des Beaux-Arts, Paris: Les Beaux-Arts, 1995

Celide Masini, Gli splendori della Vergogna: La collezione dei dipinti dell'Opera Pia dei Poveri Vergognosi, Bologna: Nuova Alfa Editoriale, 1995, p. 21, p. 211, ill. p. 23

Upper Valley Magazine Preview of the Arts, Upper Valley Magazine, West Lebanon: Van Etten, Inc, 1994, ill. p. 65

Provenance

Galerie Gismondi, Paris, 1988; Private collection, France, date unknown; Sotheby's, sale no. 18, January 14, 1994; sold to Robert Dance, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 1994.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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