The Virgin and Child with Cherubim

In the left background can be seen the Nativity with Saint Joseph and the Annunciation to the Shepherds. In the right background are shown the cavalcade of the three kings and their followers.

The same design of the Virgin and Child was used several times, with variations, by Perugino.

Key facts

Artist dates
1460 - probably 1516
Full title
The Virgin and Child with Cherubim
Date made
probably about 1495-1510
Medium and support
Tempera and oil on wood
119.4 x 118.1 cm
Acquisition credit
Presented by William Connal, 1891
Inventory number
Location in Gallery