The Irene Leache Memorial Gift: Pictures
An example of the quality of the Irene Leache Memorial Collection: Cornelis van Cleve, Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John the Baptist and Angels, oil on panel, 16th century. Click any image to enlarge.
From left to right, ILM President Vickie Bilisoly; Irene Leache Curator of European Art, Jeff Harrison, Chrysler Museum of Art; ILM Vice President Catherine Jordan Wass. As an illustration of the close ties involved here, Catherine worked at the Chrysler for more than 30 years and worked her way up Deputy Director before her retirement.
Another highlight of the ILM Collection: Francesco Botticini, Adoration of the Magi in a Landscape, tempera on wood, 15th century.
ILM members on a recent, behind-the-scenes tour.
Shown above: Attributed to Naddo Ceccarelli, Madonna and Child Flanked by Four Saints, Tempera | Gold leaf | Panel, 14th century.