Virgin and Child

Altobello Melone, Italian (active Cremona), documented 1516 - 1518

Geography:
Made in Italy, Europe

Date:
c. 1525

Medium:
Oil on panel

Dimensions:
19 7/8 x 15 1/2 inches (50.5 x 39.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting

Object Location:

* Gallery 208, European Art 1100-1500, second floor

Accession Number:
Cat. 232

Credit Line:
John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

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Label:
Altobello Melone from Cremona, in the Lombardy region of northern Italy, is known for his merging of Venetian and German painting styles. Because of their geographic proximity, artists in Lombardy often took note of developments in both of these artistic centers.


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