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Object Details
Medium: Oil on canvas laid on panel 
Dimensions: unframed: 81.5 x 61.5 cm (32 1/16 x 24 3/16 in.) framed: 106 x 81.7 cm (41 3/4 x 32 3/16 in.) 
Geog. Data:  
Period: 16th Century 
Culture Italian, Bologna, active in Rome 
The Crucifixion
ca. 1590
Artist: Annibale Carracci, Italian, Bologna active in Rome, 1560?1609
Gift of Richard L. Feigen, B.A 1952 in honor of Laurence Kanter
This object is on view at the gallery.
Louis François Dubois de Saint-Gelais, Description des tableaux du Palais royal (Paris: Chez d'Houry, 1727), 31–32.
William Buchanan, Memoirs of Painting: with a chronological history of the importation of pictures by the great masters into England since the French Revolution, I (London: R. Ackermann, 1824), 81.
Mrs. Anna Brownell Murphy Jameson, Companion to the most celebrated private galleries of art in London: Containing accurate catalogues, arranged alphabetically, for immediate reference, each preceded by an historical & critical introduction, with a prefatory essay on art, artists... (London: Saunders and Otley, 1844), 100, fig. 21.
Francis Egerton Ellesmere, Earl of Ellesmere, Catalogue of the Bridgewater collection of pictures, belonging to the Earl of Ellesmere, at Bridgewater House, Cleveland Square, St. James's (London: J. M. Smith, 1851), fig. 245.
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery's complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.