The Virgin and Child with Saints

This design of the Virgin and Child was one of the most popular in 15th-century Florence. The production of such pictures appears to have been the raison d'être of one or more Florentine workshops in the 15th century.

Key facts

Artist
Full title
The Virgin and Child with Saint John the Baptist and an Angel
Date made
probably 1450-1500
Medium and support
Tempera on wood
Dimensions
69.9 x 69.9 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1885
Inventory number
NG1199
Location in Gallery