Francisco de Zurbarán (Fuente de Cantos, 1598 - Madrid, 1664), Virgin and Child, Madrid, 1659. Oil on canvas, 120 x 90 cm (47.3 x 35.5 in.) Signed and dated lower right. Image courtesy Colnaghi, Stand 208 at TEFAF New York Fall 2018.
Delenda, O., Francisco de Zurbarán, 1598-1664: catálogo razonado y crítico, Madrid, 2009, pp. 718-19, no. 265.
Colnaghi, the renowned art gallery, opens an exciting new chapter in their 268 year history, with Carlos Picón joining the firm after nearly 30 years at the Metropolitan Museum, where he was most recently the curator in charge of the Department of Greek and Roman Art. Carlos will run Colnaghi’s exciting new venture in New York, expanding the focus of the gallery to include the finest examples of ancient art. Colnaghi will continue to offer the most important examples of European Old Master paintings and sculpture, as well as art from the Spanish-speaking world.