The Virgin and Child in a Landscape

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Italian (Viadana, Italy c. 1505 - c. 1569 Parma, Italy)
The Virgin and Child in a Landscape, c. 1536-1537
Alternate Title: Madonna with the Christ Child in a Landscape
Italian, Emilian, Parmesan
16th century
Oil on panel
42.6 x 55.5 cm (16 3/4 x 21 7/8 in.)
frame: 50 x 60.6 x 6 cm (19 11/16 x 23 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift in part of Barbara B. Paine and purchase in part from Mrs. Ernest Angell Trust Fund and Richard Norton Fund
, 1972.22
Department of Paintings, Sculpture & Decorative Arts
Helen Cooksey, "'Madonna and Child in a Landscape' by Girolamo Mazzola-Bedoli", Fogg Art Museum Annual Report 1972-1974 (1974), pp. 58-66, pp. 58-66, fig. 1

Sydney J. Freedberg, "Lorenzo Lotto to Nicolas Poussin", Apollo (May 1978), vol. 107, no. 195, pp. 389-397, p. 392, repr. p. 391 as fig. 6

Kristin A. Mortimer, Harvard University Art Museums: A Guide to the Collections, Harvard University Art Museums/Abbeville Press (Cambridge, MA; New York, NY, 1985), no. 175, p. 154, repr.

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990)

Parmigianino: Die Madonna in der Alten Pinakothek, Hatje Cantz Verlag (2007), pp. 35-36, 48. repr. in color on p. 36.

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 76, repr.

Exhibition History
HAA 10 Survey Course: The Western Tradition, Art Since the Renaissance, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 02/09/2008 - 03/02/2008
Re-View: S422-423 Western Art of the Middle Ages & Renaissance, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 08/16/2008 - 06/18/2011