Madonna and Child with Saints
tempera and gold leaf on poplarwood panel
41.5 x 23.3 cm (16-3/8 x 9-1/8 in)
Probably from the Church of San Gilio (Egidio) in the vicinity of Ferrara. Casa Boschini, Ferrara, by 1846;  Achillito Chiesa, Milan; (his sale, American Art Association, New York, April 16, 1926, cat. no. 22 as Cristoforo da Ferrara); (Julius Haas) with (F. Kleinberger, New York and Paris); (sale, American Art Association, New York, 18 November 1932, no. 32 as Cristoforo da Ferrara); J. Stafford. (Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955], Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 16 June 1937; gift to the National Gallery of Art in 1939; deaccessioned in 1957 and returned to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation; gift to North Carolina Museum of Art in 1961, no. GL.60.17.17.  Described by G. Baruffaldi, Vite de'pittori e scultori ferraresi, 2 vols, Ferrara, 1844-1846, vol. 2, p. 544.
Gift to National Gallery of Art, June 29, 1939
Deaccession by National Gallery of Art, December 05, 1957
Gift to North Carolina Museum of Art, December 09, 1961