The Virgin and Child

Oil, probably with egg tempera, on poplar | 90.8 x 64.8cm | probably 1480-90

Giovanni Bellini

Small-scale images of the Virgin and Child made for private worship were a speciality of Bellini's. This picture was thought to be by the artist's assistants, but recent technical analysis showed that it was made by Bellini. The holy figures are sepa...
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