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Francesco Granacci
Adoration of the Christ Child

K532
3550
Italian
c. 1500
tempera on panel
Painting
diameter: 87.6 cm (34-1/2 in)
Granville Edward Harcourt Vernon [1816-1861], Nottinghamshire, by 1857; [1] (his estate sale, Christie's, London, 17-18 June 1864, day 2, no. 260, as Lorenzo di Credi); bought by "A." [2] J.H.Renton, London; (his sale, Christie's, London, 5 July 1937, no. 11, as Verrocchio); bought by Nicholls.(Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 16 September 1938; gift 1939 to the National Gallery of Art; deaccessioned in 1952 and returned to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation; gift to Honolulu Academy of Arts (now Honolulu Museum of Art) in 1961, no. 2987.1. [1] Lent to Art Treasures of the United Kingdom, Manchester, 1857 no. 75, as Granacci. [2] Buyer initial per annotated auctioneer catalogue, Christie's Archive, London.
2987.1
532
417
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