European Art
Artist: Pseudo Pier Francesco Fiorentino, Italian, active ca. 1450–1500

Virgin and Child with Two Angels

ca. 1460

Tempera on panel

135.9 x 71.1 x 7.3 cm (53 1/2 x 28 x 2 7/8 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B. A. 1896
1943.225
Culture: 
Italian, Florence
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Comte de Bourges Collection (?) (Per label on reverse. Other label indicates that the panel was in either Austria or Germany in the 19th century and in Austria after 1918 with stamp of Austrian Bundesdenkmalamt); Kleinberger Galleries, Paris; Maitland F. Griggs Collection, New York, by 1924-1943 (purchased as Pier Francesco Fiorentino).

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.