About This Artwork

Veronica Stern, attributed to
Italian, 1717-1801 after Carlo Maratta (Italian, 1625–1713)

Madonna and Child Appearing to Saint Louis Gonzaga, c. 1750

Oil on vellum
4 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (12 x 20 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Clarke, 1975.588

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Ownership History

Nanna Rasmussen Lothe (died 1957), Lake Forest, Illinois; sold Parke-Bernet, New York, April 18–19, 1958, lot 321, as French, 18th century, after Murillo to Clarke [see copy of catalogue annotated by Clarke and receipt in curatorial file]; Mr. and Mrs. John W. Clarke, Chicago; given to the Art Institute, 1975 [the attribution to Veronica Stern was made in 1975 by Anthony Clarke in a letter to Patrice Marandel in curatorial file].

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