3 June 2015
Mariotto Albertinelli (Florence 1474-1515)
The Madonna and Child with Saint John the Baptist
oil on panel
19 ½ x 12 ¼ in. (49.5 x 31.1 cm.)
with Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York; San Marco Casa d'Aste, Venice, 25 March 2006, lot 44.
with Ramon Osuna, Maryland, where acquired by the present owner.
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The present work repeats the composition of Albertinelli's painting at Harewood House, Leeds, West Yorkshire. We are grateful to Everett Fahy for confirming the attribution to Albertinelli on the basis of firsthand inspection.
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