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Madonna Nursing the Christ Child, with Angels and Two Donors
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Madonna Nursing the Christ Child, with Angels and Two Donors


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The motif of the Christ Child playing with his foot while he nurses is quite charming. An attribution to Niccolo da Voltri has also been suggested.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/26/1939Treatmentcleaned; inpainted; loss compensation; stabilized; surface cleaned; varnish removed or reduced
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1911 [mode of acquisition unknown] [through Berenson]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transcription] At the bottom between the two donors: HO[C] OP[V]S. FECIT FI[ERI]...RB.T...R...; [Translation] This work was commissioned...; [Transcription] In the Virgin's halo: AVE GRATIA PLENA.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1911

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Period
ca. 1410 (Renaissance)
Medium
tempera and gold on wood panel
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
37.443
Measurements
H with modern frame in which the painting is encased: 45 7/8 x W: 30 1/2 x Approx. D: 7/16 in. (116.5 x 77.4 x 1.1 cm); Painted surface H including pastiglia ornament of the original frame: 40 x W: 23 11/16 in. (101.6 x 60.2 cm); Estimated H of original panel: 42 1/8 x W: 24 3/16 in. (107 x 61.5 cm)
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