Allegory

Allegory
(c. 1675)

Artist/s name
Luca GIORDANO


Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
230.5 x 231.0 cm
Accession Number
E1-1988
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Government of Victoria, 1988
Gallery Location
17th to 18th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International

Provenance

Ubaldo Giugni (dealer), Florence, by 1951; unknown private collection, Italy, after 1951; with Matthiesen Gallery (dealer), London, by 1986; exhibited Baroque III 1620–1700, Matthiesen Gallery, London, 1986, no. 29 as Venus Mocking Pan; acquired from Matthiesen Gallery through the Art Foundation of Victoria, with the assistance of the Government of Victoria, 1988.

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