The Descent From the Cross

possibly mid–1480s
Cosimo Rosselli (Italian (Florentine), 1439–1507)


Dimensions

50.8 x 35.9 cm (20 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.651

Medium or Technique

Oil and tempera on panel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

By 1839, possibly with Giovanni Rosini, Pisa, Italy. By about 1862-72, unidentified collection, Firenze, Italy. By about 1862/72, acquired from an unidentified collection in Florence (?) by Charles Somers, 3rd Earl Somers-Cocks (d. 1883), Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire, England; after his death, 1883, by descent to his daughter, Lady Charles (?) Richard Henry Somerset (Isabel Caroline Somerset, d. 1921), the Priory, Reigate, Surrey, England; from Lady Somerset to Robert Langton Douglas, London, England; by 1922, from Douglas to Zoe Oliver Sherman, Boston, MA; 1922, gift of Sherman. (Accession date: August 3, 1922)

Credit Line

Zoe Oliver Sherman Collection