Artist Sano di Pietro, Italian, 1405-1481
  • Virgin and Child with Saint Bernardino, Saint Jerome and Two Angels
Date between 1405 and 1481
Medium tempera on wood panel
Dimensions Unframed: 25 × 16 3/4 inches (63.5 × 42.5 cm)
Framed: 25 1/8 × 17 1/8 × 2 3/16 inches (63.8 × 43.5 × 5.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Sir Joseph Duveen
Accession Number 24.107
Department European Painting
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance Gothic Chapel W252, Level 2 (see map)
19th century, private collection (England);
1921, (Durlacher Brothers, New York, New York, USA);
1923, (R. Langton Douglas, London, England);
(J. Duveen, New York, New York, USA and London, England);
1924-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts: A Checklist of the Paintings Acquired Before June 1965. Detroit, 1965, p. 96. [as Madonna & Child with SS. Bernardino and Jerome]

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