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Virgin and Child with angel and Saint John

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Marble relief, signed and dated on back "1461 OPVS BARTOLOMEVS BELANI" The date is likely a later addition.

Provenance

Quincy Adams Shaw (b. 1825 - d. 1908), Boston; 1917, gift of Quincy Adams Shaw, through Quincy Adams Shaw Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton

Italian (Padua), about 1470s–1480s

Object Place

Padua, Italy

Dimensions

57.5 x 68 cm (22 5/8 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1469a

Medium or Technique

Stone, limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture