Madonna and Child with Two Hermit Saints

Tempera on panel | 68.6 x 45.7cm | c. 1480

Bernardino Fungai (Italian (Sienese)

In a typically Sienese manner, Bernardino Fungai mingled elements of Gothic art--a tooled gold background--with the new Renaissance ideas of three-dimensionality. Fungai presented the hermit saints in three-quarter view to display his knowledge of th...
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