A Further Note on the Ancestry of Caravaggio's First Saint Matthew

Lavin, Irving
March 1980
Art Bulletin;Mar1980, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p113
Academic Journal
Provides information on the ancestry of Caravaggio's altarpieces of the Evangelist Matthew for the Contarelli Chapel. Differences of Caravaggio's work from that of Pourbus; Qualities of Pourbus' picture similar to that of Caravaggio; Antecedents to the Judeo-Christian aspects of Caravaggio's picture.


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