European Art
Artist: Lorenzo d’ Alessandro da Sanseverino, Italian, 1440/50–1503

Virgin Mary and the Infant Jesus with Saints and Angels

ca. 1480

Egg tempera and gold on wood panel

37.5 × 30.8 cm (14 3/4 × 12 1/8 in.)
Edwin Austin Abbey Memorial Collection
Not on view
Italian, Marche
15th century

Edwin A. Abbey; presumably acquired in Europe, but at an unknown date.


Charles Seymour Jr., Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery: A Catalogue by Charles Seymour, Jr. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 138–39, no. 97.

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 599–601.

Luisa Vertova, Book review. Early Italian paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery, 115 (New Haven, Conn.: The Burlington Magazine, March 1973), 159–63, fig. 16.

Raoul Paciaroni, “Lorenzo d’Alessandro da Sanseverino,” Notizie da Palazzo Albani (1977): 22–25.

Giampiero Donnini, “Su Alcuni aspetti dell’ultimo Lorenzo d’Alessandro,” Notizie da Palazzo Albani No. 10 (1981): 17–22.

Creighton Gilbert, “An Addition to Lorenzo d’Alessandro de San Severino,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 1 (Spring 1987): 20–25.

Charles Seymour Jr. and Everett Fahy, Annotated copy of Charles Seymour, Jr. Early Italian Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), (Lorenzo d’Alessandro).

Costanza Constanzi, Le Marche disperse: repertorio di opere d’arte dalle Marche al mondo (Milan: Silvana, 2005), 192, fig. 255.

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