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The Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth and the infant Baptist: 651

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Titles

The Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth and the infant Baptist

Maker(s)

Attributed to Jacopino del Conte (Painter)

Notes

History note: Panciatichi family, Florence

Measurements and weight

Depth: 15 cm
Height: 100.3 cm
Width: 103.8 cm
Width: 76.7 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1908) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

Note

Formerly attributed to the Florentine School.

See J.Shearman, Andrea del Sarto, I, 1965, p. 170, n.4, as by J.d.C., slightly after 1535. See also:- Iris Cheney, "Notes on J.d.C." in Art Bulletin, LII, no. 1, 1970, p. 34, repr. fig. 3, as by J.d.C & compared to Madonna Child with St. John in Uffizio (fig. 2).

School or Style

Italian Florentine School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood) Frame: Height 128.7 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 651
Primary reference Number: 366
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Painting" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/366 Accessed: 2022-01-16 19:18:15

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