Probably commissioned directly from the artist by Sir John Finch, Florence;
By descent in the Finch family, at Burley-on-the-Hill, until 1947;
Major James Hanbury, Burley-on-the-Hill (his sale, Christie’s, London, 20th June 1947, lot 20);
Swedish private collection

Florence, Palazzo Pitti, June-November 2015, Carlo Dolci, 1616 – 1687, cat. no. 68, pp. 316 - 319


  • Title: Allegory of Patience
  • Creator: Carlo Dolci
  • Creator Lifespan: 1616 - 1687
  • Date: 1677/1677
  • Location: Carlo Orsi Antichità
  • Physical Dimensions: w54 x h71 cm
  • Type: painting
  • Medium: oil on canvas

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