Piero della Francesca (Italian, Sansepolcro ca. 1412–1492 Sansepolcro). Saint Jerome and a Supplicant (detail), ca. 1460–64? Tempera and oil on wood. Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
The exhibition is made possible by the Foundation for Italian Art & Culture (FIAC). It was organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art in collaboration with FIAC, in celebration of the opening of the New European Paintings Galleries, 1250–1800.
The loan of the Madonna di Senigallia is by arrangement with the Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo and the Italian Carabinieri Command (CCTPC), working together with la Soprintendenza per i Beni Storici Artistici ed Etnoantropologici delle Marche – Urbino, as part of 2013 – Italian Year of Culture in the United States.
The catalogue is made possible by The Christian Humann Foundation. Additional support is provided by Jane Beasley, in memory of John P. O'Neill.
"An utterly compelling, once-in-a-lifetime exhibition"—Wall Street Journal