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Ishtar Gate, Dragon of Marduk MushhushImage Details
Ishtar Gate, Dragon of Marduk Mushhush (31.25)

Madonna and Child
Madonna and Child

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Madonna and Child

Giovanni Bellini(Italian, 1431/1436 - 1516)

Date
1509
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
Framed: 44 1/2 x 52 1/2 x 4 in. ( 113 x 133.4 x 10.2 cm) 33 3/8 x 41 3/4 in. (84.8 x 106.0 cm)
Department
European Painting
Classification
Paintings
Credit
City of Detroit Purchase
Accession No.
28.115
Provenance
Venice, Collection Mocenigo (picture commissioned for the family), until 1815; Venice, Palazzo Vendramin Calergi, Collection Carolina Ferdinanda Luisa, Duchesse de Berry, c.1844-1854; Paris, auction, Duchesse de Berry, (Hôtel Drouot), , 19 April,1865, lot. 15 (purchased by Marquis de Podénas acting on behalf of Comte de Chambord or the Duchesse du Berry, to whom picture reverted; sent to Austria 1868); Austria, Brunnsee, Collection Duchesse de Berry (d. 1870); Austria, Frohsdorf, (by descent), Henri Charles, Comte de Chambord (son of Duchess) (d. 1883); By descent, Maria Teresa, Comtesse de Chambord (d.1886); By descent, Niece of Comtesse de Chambord (d. 1893); Austria, Frohsdorf (by descent), Don Jaime de Bourbon, (by descent); Paris, Collection Vicomte de Canson (1928), from whom purchased by the DIA.
Keywords
oil, paint, panel, religion, wood, landscape, christian
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