European Art
Artist: Unknown
Artist, possibly by: Allegretto Nuzi, Italian, 1316/20–1373/74

Virgin and Child

ca. 1365

Tempera on panel

other (picture surface): 78 x 37 cm(30 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.) framed: 91.4 x 46.2 cm (36 x 18 3/16 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B. A. 1896
1943.208
Culture: 
Italian, Fabriano
Period: 
14th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ercole Canessa Collection, New York; Canessa sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 25-26 January 1924, lot #153 (as School of Bernardo Daddi); Maitland F. Griggs Collection, New York, 1924-1943 (pupil of Bernardo Daddi).

Bibliography: 

Burton B. Fredericksen and Federico Zeri, Census of Pre-Nineteenth-Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1972), 600.

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.