Lot 308
  • 308

Follower of Giovanni Bellini

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
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Description

  • Giovanni Bellini
  • The Madonna and Child, flanked by Saint John the Baptist
  • oil on panel
  • 84.2 by 111.2 cm.; 33 1/8  by 43 3/4  in.

Provenance

Scheufelen collection, Stockholm.

Literature

F. Heinemann, Giovanni Bellini e I Belliniani, Venice 1959, pp. 201–02, no. S. 816, reproduced p. 354, fig. 394.

Catalogue Note

Heinemann attributed this work to a follower of Bellini that he called the Master of the Düsseldorf Lateral Panels, a hand he had identified from the wings of a triptych now in the Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf (inv. no. 1110).1

1. Madonna and child flanked by saints and donor. The wings: a pair, both oil and tempera on oak panel, each: 129.5 x 53.5 cm. See A. Tempestini, Giovanni Bellini: Catalogo completo dei dipinti, p. 224, cat. no. 79, reproduced p. 225.

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