30 août 2016

Getty announces intention to acquire Renaissance painting by Parmigianino

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540),  Virgin with Child, St. John the Baptist, and Mary Magdalene, about 1530-40. LOS ANGELES, CA.- The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today its intention to acquire Virgin with Child, St. John the Baptist, and Mary Magdalene (about 1530-40) by Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), one of the most celebrated painters of the Italian Renaissance. Extremely well-preserved, the painting is a supreme example of the artist’s mature Mannerist style and represents sixteenth-century painting at its... [Lire la suite]