Madonna and Child by Sebastiano del Piombo

Tondo shaped painting depicting the Madonna holding a seated Child.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
68 cm
Art Fund grant:
£200,000 ( Total: £1,600,000)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Mrs M Pouncey

This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Charles Ranshaw; Christie's, 2 May 1947, lot 117; bought by Philip Pouncey on behalf of his uncle; who bequeathed it to him, 1949.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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