Madonna and Child with Saints Sebastian and Roch

Marco Palmezzano, Italian, 1460 - 1539


about 1497

Egg tempera on wood panel

Overall: 67 1/16 × 62 3/4 in. (170.3 × 159.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Julia and Richard H. Rush, Class of 1937, Tuck 1938



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area

Nazi-Era Provenance Research


Not on view


Signed, lower center: (Ma)rcus Pa(l)mezo

Exhibition History

A Renaissance Altarpiece Restored, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 20, 1981-January 24, 1982; show featured just this piece with photos and text documenting its history and the process of restoration.

The Richard H. Rush Collection, Finch College Mueum of Art, New York, New York, February 25-April 25, 1971, no. 16.

Publication History

Treasures of the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1985, p. 82-83, no. 59.

The Richard H. Rush Collection, Finch College Museum of Art, New York, 1971, no. 16.


Julia and Richard H. Rush (1915-2011), by 1971; given to present collection, 1972.

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