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Provenance

Left altar of the church of the former Hospital of San Bartolommeo, Rapolano (Siena), by 1865;[1] Ireneo Magi, mayor of Rapolano, by 1910;[2] (Elia Volpi [1858-1938], Florence), by March 1925; (Robert Langton Douglas [1864-1951], London);[3] Arthur Sachs [1880-1975], New York, by February 1931;[4] sold March 1943 through (Jacques Seligmann & Co., New York) and (Moses & Singer) to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York;[5] gift 1952 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1931
Loan for display with permanent collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1931-1934.
1946
Recent Additions to the Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1946, no. 813.
Bibliography
1944
Frankfurter, Alfred M. The Kress Collection in the National Gallery. New York, 1944: 22, repro., as Madonna and Child with St. Anthony Abbot and St. Hermengildus.
1945
Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 52, repro., as Madonna and Child with Saints.
1959
Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 82, repro., as Madonna and Child with Saints.
1961
Seligman, Germain. Merchants of Art: 1880-1960, Eighty Years of Professional Collecting. New York, 1961: repro. pl. 86.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 96.
1966
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XIII-XV Century. London, 1966: 155-156, fig. 421.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 85, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 254, repro.
1979
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:344-345, II:pl. 251
1979
Sutton, Denys. "Robert Langton Douglas. Part III." Apollo 109 (June 1979): 463 [181] fig. 36, 465 [183].
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 80, no. 32, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 292, repro.
1988
Wheeler, Marion. His Face: Images of Christ in Art, New York, 1988: no. 12, repro.
1998
Apostolos-Cappadona, Diane. "Virgin/Virginity." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. 2 vols. Chicago, 1998: 2:905.
2003
Boskovits, Miklós, and David Alan Brown, et al. Italian Paintings of the Fifteenth Century. The Systematic Catalogue of the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 2003: 540-543, color repro.