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David with the head of Goliath
1756

Artist/s name
Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
92.2 x 74.7 cm
Accession Number
IC1-1994
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with the assistance of the Isabella Mary Curnick Bequest and The Art Foundation of Victoria, 1994
Gallery location
17th & 18th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Provenance
Sale, Dessins et Tableaux Anciens, Gersaint, Pavillon Josephine, Strasbourg, 17 November 1989, no. 265, David et Goliath attributed to Anton Raphael Mengs (1728–79; from which purchased by Richard L. Feigen, New York; with Richard L. Feigen, New York until 1994; from whom acquired by the NGV with the assistance of the Isabella Mary Curnick Bequest and The Art Foundation of Victoria, 1994.