Artist Bagnacavallo (Bartolomeo Ramenghi), Italian, 1484-1542
Title
  • The Virgin Enthroned with Saint Amadio and Saint Anthony
Date 1529
Medium Paint on wood panel
Dimensions Unframed: 53 1/2 × 45 inches (135.9 × 114.3 cm)
Framed: 64 1/2 × 55 3/4 × 4 1/2 inches (163.8 × 141.6 × 11.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of James E. Scripps
Accession Number 89.22
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, lower center: 1 5 2 9 BMEO RAMENCHI FECE
Inscriptions Inscribed, on pedestal, lower center: IO PIERO DE MEO DALA CEREGIA O FATA FARE QUESTA FIGVRA P(ER) MIA DEVOTIONE ADIVLTIMO DE NOVE(M)BRE 1 5 2 9 BMEO RAMENCHI FECE
collection of Giuseppi Placidi (Rome);
late 1880's, purchased by James E. Scripps [1835-1906] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1889-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Scripps, J. Handbook of the paintings, ancient and modern, belonging to the Detroit Museum of Arts. Detroit, 1895, pp. 14-15, cat. 20.

Catalogue of the James E. Scripps Collection of Old Masters. DMA. Detroit, 1889, pp. 23-24, cat. 21, [as by Bartolommeo Ramenghi].

Handbook of Paintings by the Old Masters. Detroit, 1910, pp. 22-23, cat. 20.

Burroughs, C. "A XIV Century Painting by Bartolommeo Ramenghi," Bulletin of the DIA 13, no. 7 (May 1919): pp. 58-9, (repr. on cover).

Burroughs, C. Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1920, p. 36, no. 24.

Richardson, E. P., ed. DIA Catalogue of Paintings, 2nd ed. Detroit, 1944, pp. 7-8, no. 420.

Paintings in the DIA: a checklist of the paintings acquired before June 1965. DIA, Detroit, 1965, p. 10.

Fredericksen, B. & F. Zeri. Census of pre-19th century Italian paintings in North American Collections. Cambridge, 1972, p. 14 [as signed and dated 1529].