The Virgin and Child with Saint Roch and Two Other Male Saints, Attributed to Bernardino Lanino (Italian, Vercelli or Mortara 1509/13– 1582/83 Vercelli), Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white, over black chalk, on brown-washed paper; traces of squaring in black chalk

The Virgin and Child with Saint Roch and Two Other Male Saints

Artist:
Attributed to Bernardino Lanino (Italian, Vercelli or Mortara 1509/13– 1582/83 Vercelli)
Date:
1512–83
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white, over black chalk, on brown-washed paper; traces of squaring in black chalk
Dimensions:
13 3/8 x 9 1/8in. (33.9 x 23.1cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Hewitt Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
19.76.1
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink at lower border of old mount, "Pietro Perugino. 1445-1524. / from vol 1st. n. 5 -teacher to Ra; Urbin" (indicating the drawing's place in the 1772 Pembroke albums).

Marking: Collector's stamp of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Lugt 1943)
Jonathan Richardson Sr. (British); Possibly acquired by Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (British), by descent; Henry Herbert, 10th Earl of Pembroke (British), by 1772 (was in Pembroke volume XU.3., dated 25 Nov. 1772); by descent to Reginald Herbert, 15th Earl of Pembroke (British); Sotheby's, London (British), July 5–6, 9–10, 1917, no. 444 (as Pietro Vannucci)
Sandford Arthur Strong Reproductions in Facsimile of Drawings by the Old Masters in the Collection of the Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery at Wilton House. London, 1900, part 3, no. 23, repr. (as Bernardino Lanino).

Sotheby's, London, Earls of Pembroke Catalogue of superb prints, drawings, pictures, and armour from the historical collections at Wilton House, Salisbury, the property of the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Pembroke & Montgomery [July 5-6 & 9-10, 1917]. July 5-6, 9-10, 1917, p. 64, pl. 444 (as Pietro Vannucci [Perugino]).

Gianni Carlo Sciolla Il Biellese dal Medioevo all'Ottocento. Turin, 1980, pp. 150,153, 169 (n. 95), fig. 150.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, p. 113. no. 106.

Giovanni Romano Bernardino Lanino e il Cinquecento a Vercelli. Turin, 1986, p. 261 (as a copy after Lanino's painting in Oropa).