Sophonisba receiving the poison

Sophonisba receiving the poison
(c. 1675)

Artist/s name
Mattia PRETI


Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
143.8 x 259.0 cm
Accession Number
1818-5
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1968
Gallery Location
Not on display

Provenance

Collection of the Principi Antici Mattei family, Rome; collection of the Conti Gaetani, Rome; exhibited Studio d'Arte Palma, Rome, Mostra di pittori italiani del seicento, December 1944 – February 1945, no 20; with Colnaghi (dealer), London by 1968; purchased from Colnaghi on the advice of Dr. Mary Woodall, with Sir Michael Levey and Signor Giovanni Carandente, for the Felton Bequest, 1968.