The Virgin and Child

Versions of this design are very frequent; they may all derive from a Botticelli 'Virgin and Child' now in Paris (Louvre). This version was probably painted in the last quarter of the 15th century by the artist's workshop.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
about 1445 - 1510
Full title
The Virgin and Child
Date made
probably about 1475-1500
Medium and support
Tempera on wood
Dimensions
83.2 x 64.8 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1867
Inventory number
NG782
Location in Gallery