The Virgin and Child

This Virgin and Child group is derived from the central part of Botticelli's Saint Barnaba Altarpiece (Uffizi, Florence).

The painting is inscribed on the back with the year 1412, but the probable date of execution is about 1485-1500.

Key facts

Artist dates
about 1445 - 1510
Full title
The Virgin and Child
Date made
probably about 1485-1500
Medium and support
Tempera on wood
29.5 x 19.7 cm
Acquisition credit
Layard Bequest, 1916
Inventory number
Location in Gallery