Piero della Francesca
(1411/13 - 1492)
St. John the Evangelist
, ca. 1454-69
Tempera on poplar panel
52 3/4 x 24 1/2 in. (134 x 62.2 cm)
Purchased by The Frick Collection, 1936
Accession number: 1936.1.138
Collections: S.Agostino, Borgo Sansepolcro. Duke of Cardona (?). Austrian Imperial Academy, Milan, early nineteenth century (?). Miller zu Aicholz, Vienna, to February 1936 [in the von Miller family for more than one generation; sold by family heirs]. Knoedler. Frick, 1936.
Source: Paintings in The Frick Collection: French, Italian and Spanish. Volume II. New York: The Frick Collection, 1968.
Updated by the Curatorial Department in October 2008.