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Giovanni Battista Moroni
A Gentleman in Adoration before the Madonna

K240
44
Italian
c. 1560
oil on canvas
Painting
59.7 x 64.8 cm (23 1/2 x 25 1/2 in)
Possibly Generale Conte Teodoro Lechi [1778-1866], Brescia, Italy. [1] Casa Grimani, Venice. (Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence and Rome); sold 1932 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [2] gift 1939 to NGA. [1] Recorded as item 274 the inventory of the Lechi family, published by Fausto Lechi, I quadri delle collezioni Lechi in Brescia, Florence, 1968: 204. [2] According to Kress records in NGA curatorial files.
1939.1.114
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