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Madonna and Child with St. John the Baptist and St. Francis

Unknown


Possibly a Sienese collection.{1}
(Newhouse Galleries, New York) by 1960;
Edith Whitehill Clowes (Mrs. G.H. A. Clowes) in 1960;[2}
Clowes Fund Collection, Indianapolis;
on long-term loan to the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Courtesy of The Clowes Fund, since 1971 (C10003);
Given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2015.

{1} A coat of arms painted on the exterior can be linked to Siena.
{2} Sold by Newhouse Galleries to Edith Whitehill Clowes as attributed to ?Domenico Beccafumi,? and exhibited with this designation at an exhibition Bacchiacca and his Friends: Florentine Paintings and Drawings of the Sixteenth Century at the Baltimore Museum of Art, January 10- February 19, 1961, cat. no. 41 (ill).

Object Information

artist
Unknown
nationality
Italian
creation date
16th century
materials
oil and gold leaf on panel
dimensions
14-1/2 x 8-1/2 in. (center panel)
12-1/2 x 4 in. (each door panel)
accession number
C10003
credit line
Courtesy of The Clowes Fund
copyright
Public Domain
collection
European Painting and Sculpture Before 1800