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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1927.206
People
Girolamo di Benvenuto di Giovanni del Guasta, Italian (Siena 1470 - 1524 Siena)
Title
Madonna and Child with Saints Nicholas of Tolentino, Monica, Augustine, and John the Evangelist
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
15th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Siena
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Tempera on modern panel
Dimensions
sight: 186 x 232.3 cm (73 1/4 x 91 7/16 in.)
framed: 201.6 × 243.2 × 10.2 cm (79 3/8 × 95 3/4 × 4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Edward W. Forbes in memory of Richard Norton
Accession Year
1927
Object Number
1927.206
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

William N. Bates, "Archaeological News: Notes on Recent Excavations and Discoveries; Other News", American Journal of Archaeology (July - September 1913), Vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 429-469, p. 124

Ella S. Siple, The Fogg Museum at Harvard, The Burlington Magazine for Connoisseurs (June 1927), Vol. 50, No. 291, p. 310, repr. as plate IIIB

Edward Waldo Forbes, Yankee Visionary, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1971), pp. 99-123, repr. in b/w

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. 92

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), pp. 110, 325, repr. b/w cat. no. 652

San Nicola da Tolentino nell'arte: Corpus Iconografico, Biblioteca Egidiana (Tolentino, Italy, 2005), no. 254, p. 361; repr. in b/w p. 255

Francesca Bewer, A Laboratory for Art: Harvard's Fogg Museum and the Emergence of Conservation in America, 1900-1950, Harvard Art Museum and Yale University Press (U.S.) (Cambridge, MA, 2010), p. 29, fig. 1.1

Exhibition History

Ideal [Dis-] Placements: Old Masters at the Pulitzer, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, 10/24/2008 - 10/03/2009

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