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Virgin and Child: 1757

An image of Painting

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Object information

Titles

Virgin and Child

Maker(s)

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

Dating

Production date: circa CE 1400

Note

Re attribution information is not readily accepted by the ULAN

School or Style

Italian Umbrian School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Egg tempera
Gold

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

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1757
Primary reference Number: 665
Stable URI

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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