Circle of Pintoricchio
Seated Virgin and Child
Pen and brown ink and wash, with white opaque watercolor, over black chalk, on light brown paper.
5 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (141 x 115 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Watermark: none visible through lining.