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

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Current Location: In storage


The Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth and the infant Baptist


Painter: Jacopino del Conte (Attributed to)




History note: Panciatichi family, Florence

Measurements and weight

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

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Acquisition and important dates

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


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

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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