Elijah and the Angel
Palma, Jacopo (called Palma il Giovane); painter
Possible date for a series of paintings of which this is a member.
Italian; Florentine School
oil paint; medium
oil on canvas
height, 100.8, cm
width, 41.9, cm
bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount
Borri, Florence; Borri sale, London, Langford's, 29-30 March, 1759, first day (12), as Paulo Veronese, bt. Barnard; John Barnard, London (d. 1784); bequeathed to his nephew, Thomas Hankey, London; his posthumous sale, Christie's, 7-8 June, 1799, second day (18), as 'Old Palma', bt. Walton
collector's mark; verso; JB; mark of John Barnard (Lugt 1420)
inscription; verso; Paulo Veronese (in Barnard's handwriting) later modified to read: Palma Vecchio
Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 150-151
Goodison, J. W.. Robertson, G. H.. 1967. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 118-119
Mason Rinaldi, Stefania. 1984. Palma il Giovane.Milan:
Gregori, Mina. 1979. Pittori Bergamaschi Dal XIII al XIX Secolo Banca Popolare di Bergamo Il Cinquecento III.
Source Title: Giovan Battista Moroni()
Mason Rinaldi, Stefania. Il tabernacolo dolla Chiesa dei 'Gesuiti' alla dogana di marr.
Source Title: Arte Veneta XXXVI (1982)
108; Christ calling Zacchaeus
Object Number: 111
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 566; input: 1999-12-14; modified: 2010-02-25)