View 1 of Lot 502. Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels .
View 1 of Lot 502. Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels .
502

Sano di Pietro

Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 USD

Property from the William Boyce Thompson Collection

Sano di Pietro

Sano di Pietro

Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels

Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 USD

Lot sold:

107,100

USD

Property from the William Boyce Thompson Collection

Sano di Pietro

Siena 1405-1481

Madonna and Child surrounded by Saint John, Saint Bernardino of Siena, and angels


inscribed on the Madonna's halo: AVE.GRATIA PLENA.

tempera and gold ground on panel, unframed

panel: 22 1/2 by 15 7/8 in.; 57.2 by 40.4 cm.  

Signor Giovanni Cresti, Montalcino;

Elia Volpi (1858-1938), Davanzati Palace, Florence;

His sale, New York, American Art Association, 21-27 November 1916, lot 1012;

There acquired by William Boyce Thompson (1869-1930), New York, for $1,000;

Thence by descent.

B. Berenson, The Central Italian Painters of the Renaissance, New York and London 1909, p. 238;
J.A. Crowe and G.B. Cavalcaselle, A History of Painting in Italy: Umbria, Florence and Siena from the Second to the Sixteenth Century, vol. V, New York 1914, p. 174; 
R. van Marle, The Development of the Italian Schools of Painting, vol. IX, The Hague 1927, p. 530;
R. Ferrazza, Palazzo Davanzati e le collezioni di Elia Volpi, 1994, p. 274.

Siena, Palazzo Pubblico, Mostra dell'antica arte senese, April - August 1904, no. 24 (lent by Giovanni Cresti).