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Madonna and Child

Workshop of Ugolino da Siena (Ugolino di Nerio) (Italian, Siena, active by 1317–died ?1339/49)
ca. 1325
Tempera on wood, gold ground
Arched top, 35 3/8 x 23 in. (89.9 x 58.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 952
Earl of Haddigton, East Linton, Scotland (said to have been purchased in Siena about 1860); R. Langton Douglas, London; Philip Lehman, New York, 1920; Pauline Ickelheimer, New York. Acquired by Robert Lehman in 1946.
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