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Virgin and Child: 1757

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Object information


Virgin and Child


Pietro di Niccolo da Orvieto (Painter)

Legal notes

Given by Francis Neilson through the National Art Collections Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 31.4 cm
Width: 20.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1935) by Neilson, Francis


Production date: circa CE 1400


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School or Style

Italian Umbrian School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Egg tempera

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Tempera with gold on panel

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1757
Primary reference Number: 665
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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