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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.103
People
Workshop of Giovanni Bellini, Italian (c. 1459 - 1516 Venice, Italy)
Title
The Virgin and Child
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1480
Culture
Italian, Venetian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/230276
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
72.7 x 54.9 cm (28 5/8 x 21 5/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.103
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Bernard Berenson and Frederic Fairchild Sherman, Venetian Painting in America: The Fifteenth Century (New York, NY, 1916), pp. 78-81, repr. in b/w

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Loan Exhibition of the Arts of the Italian Renaissance, exh. cat. (New York, 1923), p. 13, cat. no. 42, repr.

Bernard Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance; A List of the Principal Artists and their Works, with an Index of Places, Venetian School, Phaidon Press (London, 1957), p. 30

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1972), p. 22

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990)

Vittorio Sgarbi, Carpaccio, Abbeville Press (New York, 1994), pp. 197, 242, 265, repr. p. 242 [caption incorrectly switched with National Gallery painting]

Exhibition History

Loan Exhibition of the Arts of the Italian Renaissance, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 05/08/1923 - 01/01/1923

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