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Andrea Solario
Virgin Nursing with Christ Child (Maria Lactens)

K1374
2819
Italian
c. 1500
tempera on panel
Painting
48 x 35.5 cm (18-7/8 x 14 in)
Possibly Pitti family, Florence. E. Finzi, Cremona, in 1858. Commendatore Cristoforo Benigno Crespi [1833-1920], Milan, by 1900; [1] (his sale, Galerie George Petit, Paris, 4 June 1914, no. 57); acquired by (F. Kleinberger Galleries, Paris and New York); sold 15 December 1920 to Harold Irving Pratt [1877-1939], New York, until at least 1939. [2] (Wildenstein & Co., New York); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 17 December 1943; gift to the Columbia Museum of Art in 1961, no. CMA 1962.16 [1] Adolfo Venturi, La galleria Crespi in Milano, 1900, p. 230. [2] Kleinberger Gallery stock card no. 9583, Department of European Paintings, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Pratt Lent to Masterpieces of Art, New York World's Fair, May-October 1939, no. 357.
CMA 1962.16
1374
11409
824
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