The Virgin and Child with Two Saints

In this late work, the saints are not securely identified. Francia repeated this composition, with some variation, on other occasions; the saints could easily be changed into others without causing any damage to the central view of the Virgin and Child.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
about 1447 - 1517
Full title
The Virgin and Child with Two Saints
Date made
perhaps about 1500-10
Medium and support
Oil on wood
Dimensions
78.1 x 62.2 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1860
Inventory number
NG638
Location in Gallery