National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Madonna and Child Florentine 15th Century (sculptor)
Madonna and Child, c. 1425
painted and gilded terracotta with wood backing
overall: 102.5 x 62.2 x 28.3 cm (40 3/8 x 24 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
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From the Tour: 15th-Century Sculpture in Tuscany
Object 3 of 6

1914Bode, Wilhelm von. "Lorenzo Ghiberti." Berlin Jahrbuch 35 (1914): 80, repro.
1921Bode, Wilhelm von. Florentiner Bildhauer der Renaissance. Berlin, 1921: 83, repro.
1928Bode, Wilhelm von. Florentine Sculptors of the Renaissance. Translated by Jessie Haynes. Revised 2nd edition. London, 1928: 66, repro. (Reprint, New York, 1969).
1930"Rare Paintings and Sculptures." Art News (29 March 1930): 3, repro.
1936Krautheimer, Richard. "Terra Cotta Madonnas." Parnassus (December 1936): 5-8, 37, fig. 5.
1940Art Digest (15 May 1940): 8.
1940Art News (11 May 1940): 13, repr.
1944Duveen Brothers, Inc. Duveen Sculpture in Public Collections of America: A Catalog Raisonné with illustrations of Italian Renaissance Sculptures by the Great Masters which have passed through the House of Duveen. New York, 1944: figs. 1-4, as by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
1944Frankfurter, Alfred M. The Kress Collection in the National Gallery. New York, 1944: 9, repro., as by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
1945Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 176, repro., as by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
1949Seymour, Charles. Masterpieces of Sculpture from the National Gallery of Art. Washington and New York, 1949: 174, note 14, repro. 57, 58, 60, as by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
1949Goldschider, Ludwig. Ghiberti. New York, 1949: pl. 121.
1955Pope-Hennessy, John. Italian Gothic Sculpture. New York, 1955: 215-216.
1959Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 396, repro., as by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
1961Seymour 1961 (Kress), 42-43, color repro.
1965Ragghianti, Carlo L. "Novità per Jacopo della Quercia." Critica d'Arte 12, n.s. fasc. 75 (November 1965): 35-47, fig. 16.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 157, as by Ghiberti.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 139, repro., as by Ghiberti.
1976Middeldorf, Ulrich. Sculptures from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: European Schools XIV-XIX Century. London, 1976: 13.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 623, no. 960, repro.
1988Kecks, Ronald. "Zur Künstlerischen Entwicklung Lorenzo Ghibertis in der Madonnendarstellung." Mitteilungen des Kunsthistorischen Institutes in Florenz 32, no. 3 (1988): 525-536, fig. 1.
1994Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 86, repro.
2008Galli, Aldo, in Marco Campigli. Donatello e il primo Rinascimento. Florence, 2008: 31, 33 repro., 156-159, repro. as Donatello.
2010Cristanetti, Simona. "Hatching a Theory of Attribution: A 15th-Century Madonna and Child at the National Gallery of Art." In Hannelore Römich, ed. Glass and Ceramics Conservation 2010: interim meeting of the ICOM-CC Working Group, October 3-6, 2010. Corning, 2010: 219-227, fig. 1.

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