Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Property Restituted to the Heirs of Jakob Goldschmidt
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
5 December 2020 • London

5 December 2020 • London

5 December 2020 • London

Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds
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Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 GBP
Property Restituted to the Heirs of Jakob Goldschmidt

Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480 | Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 GBP
Starting bid:35,000GBP
(0 bids, reserve not met)
Lot closes:8 days
December 5, 03:28 PM (GMT)

Description

Property Restituted to the Heirs of Jakob Goldschmidt

Italian, Florence or Siena, circa 1470-1480

Relief with the Madonna and Child among Clouds


gilt and polychromed cartapesta, in a poplar frame with gilt and polychromed stucco

125 by 83cm., 49 1/4 by 32 3/4 in. 

Condition report

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Provenance

Lucerne Art Market, 1925;
Jakob Goldschmidt, Berlin;
auction Hugo Helbing, Frankfurt-am-Main, June 23, 1936, lot 68 (as circle of Bertoldo di Giovanni), (sale due to persecution of above), sold RM 3.400;
Dr. Irmgard Freiin von Lemmers-Danforth (1892-1984), acquired at the above sale
City of Wetzlar, donated by the above 1963 and exhibited at the Palais Papius in the Sammlung der Europäischen Wohnkultur der Renaissance und des Barock;
Restituted by the above to the heirs of Jakob Goldschmidt, 2020

Literature

W. Bode, Bertoldo und Lorenzo dei Medici: die Kunstpolitik des Lorenzo il Magnifico im Spiegel der Werke seines Lieblingskünstlers Bertoldo di Giovanni, Freiburg im Breisgau, 1925, pp. 63, 66;
T. J. Newbery, G. Bisacca and L. B. Kanter, Italian Renaissance Frames, exh. cat. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, no. 9;
W. Koeppe, Die Lemmers-Danforth-Sammlung Wetzlar: Europäische Wohnkultur aus Renaissance und Barock, Heidelberg, 1992, pp. 308-481, no. SK2

Exhibited

New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Italian Renaissance Frames, 1990, no. 9