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The Virgin and Child appearing to St Bernard, with St Benedict and St John the Evangelist, after Fra Bartolommeo; angels and putti behind the Virgin at left
Pen and brown ink, with grey-brown wash, on grey prepared paper
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Height: 349 millimetres
Width: 272 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Copy of a painting by Fra Bartolommeo in the Florence Academy.
Lit.: J.D. Passavant, 'Tour of a German Artist in England', London, 1836, (translation from the original German ed. published in Frankfurt, 1833), II, pp. 96-7 (as Fra Bartolommeo); G. Waagen, 'Treasure of Art in Great Britain', London, 1854, I, p. 225 (as Fra Bartolommeo)
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- Acquisition notes
- The mount a later Vasarian imitation, inscribed by Mariette: "Ex Collectione G. Vasari, nunc P.J. Mariette." Inscribed by Payne Knight on back of mount: "Bt. of Abbé Jersant at Paris April 28.1791 for 300 livres".
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