Artist Taddeo di Bartolo, Italian, ca. 1362-1422
  • Christ Carrying the Cross
Date 14th or 15th century
Medium tempera on wood panel
Dimensions Unframed: 22 5/8 × 12 7/8 × 1 1/2 inches (57.5 × 32.7 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.319
Department European Painting
Not On View
until 1926, collection (Charles Loeser, Villa Gattaia, Florence, Italy);
until 1929, (Achille de Clemente);
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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Heil, W. Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1930, cat. 218, (repr.).

Berenson, B. Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. Oxford, 1932, p. 312.

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Thieme-Becker. Allgemeines Lexicon der Bildenden Künstler, vol. 32. Leipzig, 1938, p. 396 [entry by Perkins].

Valentiner, W.R. Italian Gothic Painting. Detroit, 1944, p. 19, (fig. 7), (repr.) [as by Taddeo di Bartolo].

Richardson, E. P., ed. DIA Catalogue of Paintings, 2nd ed. Detroit, 1944, p. 130, no. 218.

Paintings in the DIA: a checklist of the paintings acquired before June 1965. Detroit, 1965, p. 106.

Symeonides, S. Taddeo di Bartolo. Siena, 1965, p. 251, cat. 218, pl. XCV(b).

Berenson, B. Italian pictures of the Renaissance: a list of the principal artists and their works with an index of places. Central Italian and North Italian schools, vol. 1. London, 1968, p. 224 [as by Luca di Tomme].

Fredericksen, B. and F. Zeri. Census of Pre-Nineteenth Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections. Cambridge, 1972, p. 194.