Madonna and Child
Madonna and Child

Madonna and Child

Giulio Francia (Italian, 1487-1540)

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Julian Acampora (died 1958), New York, New York; {1} (John H. Folman Art Gallery, Bronxville, New York) in 1954; {2} George Henry Alexander Clowes (1877-1958), Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1954, as by Francesco Francia; Clowes Fund Collection, Indianapolis, since 1958 and on long-term loan to the Indianapolis Museum of Art since 1971 (C10038); given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2017.

{1} Acampora was a restorer of old master paintings; see his obituary, New York Times, 25 April 1958. He is identified as the owner prior to Folman; see letter from G.H.A. Clowes to Folman, November 1954, File C10038, Clowes Registration Archive, Indianapolis Museum of Art.
{2} See 1954 letter cited above. John Henry Folman [1905-1981] born Johannes Hendricus Folman in the Netherlands, emigrated to the United States in 1931.

Object Information

Giulio Francia (Italian, 1487-1540)
creation date
about 1515
oil on panel
25 x 18 in.
accession number
credit line
The Clowes Collection
Public Domain
European Painting and Sculpture Before 1800

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