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European Art
Artist: Lippo di Benivieni, Italian, active 1296–1316
Artist, formerly attributed to: Master of Varlungo, Italian, Florence, active ca. 1285–1310

Virgin and Child with Saints James, John the Baptist, Peter and Francis

ca. 1290

Tempera on panel

55.6 × 173.7 cm (21 7/8 × 68 3/8 in.)
University Purchase from James Jackson Jarves
Made in Florence, Italy
On view
Italian, Florence
13th century

James Jackson Jarves Collection, Florence, to 1871; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 293.

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 599.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.