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Workshop of Giovanni Bellini
Madonna and Child in a Landscape

K479
1357
c. 1490/1500
oil on panel
Painting
74.2 x 58.3 cm (29 3/16 x 22 15/16 in)
Otto Wesendonk [1815-1896], Berlin; his heirs; lent 1909 to the city of Bonn; [1] returned to Wesendonk heirs; (Wesendonk sale, Lempertz, Cologne, 27 November 1935, no. 4). (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); March sold 1937 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [2] gift 1939 to NGA. [1] The painting was lent by the city of Bonn to the Provinzialmuseum, Bonn, from 1909 until 1935, and published in the museum's catalogue as number 6. [2] The Duveen Brothers letter confirming the sale of twenty-four paintings, including NGA 1939.1.262, is dated 9 March 1937; the provenance is given as "Wesendonck[sic] Collection" (copy in NGA curatorial files; Box 474, Folder 5, Duveen Brothers Records, accession number 960015, Research Library, The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles).
1939.1.262
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