• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 167

    Benvenuto Tisi, Il Garofalo (Ferrara 1481-1559)

    The Madonna and Child

    Price Realised  

    Benvenuto Tisi, Il Garofalo (Ferrara 1481-1559)
    The Madonna and Child
    oil on panel laid down on panel, unframed
    29¾ x 22 3/8 in. (75.6 x 56.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Grand Duke of Württemberg, Germany.
    Morgan collection, Breadalbane; Christie's, London, 27 March 1925, lot 58 (17 gns to A.L. Nicholson).
    Frederick W. Schumacher, Columbus, Ohio, by 1931, and by bequest to the Columbus Museum of Art, 1957.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART, OHIO, TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITION FUND


    Literature

    B. Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance. Central Italian and North Italian Schools, London, 1968, I, pp. 153, 474.
    K. Paris, ed., The Frederick W. Schumacher Collection, Columbus, 1976, pp. 148-149.
    A. Ugolini, 'Ancora sul Garofalo giovane', Paragone, XXXV, no. 417, November 1984, pp. 61-65.
    A.M.F. Baraldi, Il Garofolo, Benvenuto Tisi, Rimini, 1993, p. 122, fig. 49.


    Exhibited

    Columbus, Gallery of Fine Arts, Exhibition of Paintings from the Collection of Frederick W. Schumacher, January-February 1931, no. 250.