Formerly called Saint Mark, this picture appears to be from the upper tier of a polyptych. A Saint Michael (Florence, Berenson collection) may have been the centre panel of the main tier. Other panels have been associated with the ensemble.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
active 1420 - 1462
Full title
A Saint with a Book
Date made
mid-15th century
Medium and support
Egg on poplar
Dimensions
38.5 x 28.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Mond Bequest, 1924
Inventory number
NG3917
Location in Gallery