Sassetta and Master of the Osservanza
Head of an Angel
tempera and gold leaf on panel
diameter: 22.2 cm (8-3/4 in)
Achillito Chiesa, Milan.  (Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 1 June 1936; gift to the University of Kansas Museum of Art, now Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, in 1960, no. 60.44.  The painting was not included in any of the Chiesa sales held between 1925-1927 at the American Art Association in New York.