Jun 27, 2007

Virgin and Child with a Goldfinch

Virgin and Child with a Goldfinch

c. 1490

Neroccio de' Landi

(Italian, 1447-1500)

Tempera on wood

Framed: 65 x 45 x 7.5 cm (25 9/16 x 17 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.); Unframed: 38.8 x 30.5 cm (15 1/4 x 12 in.)

Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1980.101


Neroccio di Bartolomeo de’ Landi was both a painter and sculptor. He was a student of Vecchietta, and then he shared a workshop with Francesco di Giorgio from 1468. Neroccio is considered by many to be a Madonna painter par excellence. His aristocratic images were much appreciated in his time, and he is perhaps among Siena’s last great painters of the 1500s.

See also
MED - Medieval Art
Medieval Art
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