The design occurs in many versions, two of which have been assigned to Pesellino. The execution of the painting has been attributed to Piero di Lorenzo (1412 - 1480) and to 'Don Diamante' (1430 - 1498).

Key facts

Artist
Full title
The Virgin and Child
Date made
probably about 1450-75
Medium and support
Tempera on wood
Dimensions
49.5 x 33.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Lord Carmichael; entered the Collection, 1956
Inventory number
NG6266
Location in Gallery