16th C. Paintings

Pietro degli Ingannati (attributed to)
(Italian, active 1529-1548)

Madonna and Child
ca. 1530-1540
K1269
Oil on panel
25 x 20 1/2 inches (63.5 x 52.1 cm)

Provenance:
(Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence);
sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 13 March 1941 as Lattanzio da Rimini;
gift 1962 to the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT;
gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art.

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Nicolò dell'Abate (circle of)
(Italian, ca. 1509-1571)

Portrait of a Lady
ca. 1550
K1751
Oil on canvas
15 7/8 x 14 1/4 inches (40 x 36.2 cm)

Provenance:
(Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence);
sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 1 July 1950 as Niccolo dell'Abate;     
gift 1962 to the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT;
gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art.

Exhibited:
Tulsa, OK, Philbrook Art Center, 1952-53
(as by Niccolò dell'Abate)

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Paolo Fiammingo
(Flemish, 1540-1596)

The Nativity
ca. 1590
K1178
Oil on canvas
44 3/8 x 38 1/8 inches (112.7 x 96.9 cm)

Provenance:
Stroganoff Collection, Leningrad [1] (Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955]
Rome-Florence); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 1 September 1939; gift 1943
to the National Gallery of Art; deaccessioned in 1952 and returned to the Samuel Kress
Foundation; gift 1962 to the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT; gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art

Exhibited:
Washington, DC, National Gallery of Art, 1941-52

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