Virgin and Child enthroned between St. Mary Magdalen and St. Catharine, (painting)
Ca. 15th century
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 85
Presented by William S. Wilson. Artist unknown. Date, about the 15th century. "The selection and relative position of these angelic and saintly accessories were not . . . matters of mere taste or caprice. . . . When (the Virgin is) between St. Mary Magdalene and St. Catharine, the idea suggested is, learning with piety and humilty."--Mrs. Jameson's Legends of the Madonna, pp. 90-98. [P. 9; ellipses appear in the catalogue. Exhibited under heading: "Pictures Acquired by Gift or Loaned for Exhibition."]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Permanent and Loaned Collections of the Yale School of Fine Arts, founded as a Department of Yale College, by the late Augustus Russell Street. Winter Exhibition. The Galleries are open daily, Mondays excepted, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. For the purpose of defraying the running expenses of the exhibition, a single admission fee of 10 cents is charged. Season Tickets 50 cents. Catalogues 25 cents. New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, Printers, 221 State Street. 1871.