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Madonna and Child

Sebastiano del Piombo (Sebastiano Luciani) (painter)


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Title/s

Madonna and Child

Maker/s

Sebastiano del Piombo (Sebastiano Luciani) (painter) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1485-1547]

Category

painting

Name

painting

School/Style

Italian

Technique Description

oil on panel

Dimensions

diameter: 68.5 cm

Date

1513

Provenance

bought: Pouncey, Philip, Mrs 1997 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Charles Ranshaw, sale, Christie's 2 May 1947, lot 117; bt. Philip Pouncey, on behalf of his uncle, Duncan Roberts, who bequeathed it to Philip Pouncey; Mrs Philip Pouncey

With grants from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund and the National Art-Collections Fund with contributions from the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, the Gow, Percival and University Purchase funds and the Perrins Bequest.

Documentation

  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 20]
  2. Zeri, Federico (1957) Pittura e controriforma: l'arte senza tempo di Scipione da Gaeta, Turin [page: 107]
    [comments: pl. 18]
  3. Berenson, Bernard (1957) Italian pictures of the Renaissance: a list of the principal artists and their works, with an index of places. Venetian school, London?: Phaidon Press
    [comments: fig. 712]
  4. Freedberg, S.J. (1961) Painting of the High Renaissance in Rome and Florence, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 145]
    [comments: pl. 201]
  5. Safarik, E.A. Contribuiti all'opera di Sebastiano del Piombo, [page: 71]
    Source title: Arte Veneta (1963)
    [comments: fig. 93]
  6. Volpe, Carlo (1980) L'opera completa di Sebastiano del Piombo, Milano
    [comments: no. 40, colour plate XXIII]
  7. Dussler, L. (1942) Sebastiano del Piombo, [page: 38, 39]
    [comments: pl. 52]
  8. Cohen, Charles E. (1996) The Art of Giovanni Antonio Pordenone: Between Dialect and Language, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 154-155]
  9. Cork, Richard A holy mother knows best, London?
    Source title: The Times (1997)
  10. Simon, Robert (1998) Review 1997, London?: National Art Collections Fund [page: 59]
    [comments: repr. colour]

Accession Number

PD.55-1997 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 1034; Input Date: 2000-01-13 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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