Holy Family with Saint Francis

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Holy Family with Saint Francis

Italy, 1542
Paintings
Oil on canvas
Canvas: 72 1/2 × 49 1/4 in. (184.15 × 125.1 cm)
Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation (M.87.87)
Not currently on public view

Provenance

Francesco Leoni, Venice, probably commissioned for his private chapel in December 1541. Private collection, Vienna, by 1975; [Somerville & Simpson Ltd., New York and London, sold 1987 to]; LACMA.

Bibliography

  • Lehmbeck, Leah, editor. Gifts of European Art from The Ahmanson Foundation. Vol. 1, Italian Painting and Sculpture. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2019.
  • Conisbee, Philip et al. The Ahmanson Gifts: European Masterpieces in the Collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1991.