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Francesco di Giorgio Martini
Madonna and Child with Two Angels

K1370
2816
Italian
c. 1470
tempera on panel
Painting
73.4 x 46.4 cm (28-7/8 x 18-1/4 in)
Abazia di Sant'Eugenio in Pliosiano, known as Monistero, Siena. Count Guiccioli, Siena in 1907; [1] sold to Dan Fellows Platt [1873-1938], Englewood, New Jersey in 1909; [2] sold November 1943 by the Trustees of the Platt Estate to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation; gift 1961 to the Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, no.61.025.000 [1] The painting is mentioned in "Siena and her Artists" by Frederick H. Seymour, London, 1907, as in the Count Guiccioli Collection in Siena. The author states that the painting "equals in sweetness the one mentioned above in the Monistero", p. 136. [2] See Dan Fellows Platt Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University, NJ; box 2, folder 23, call number C0860. In Platt's papers, the painting is mentioned as formerly in the Monistero Sant'Eugenio near Siena.
61.025.000
1370
11363
798
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