The Virgin and Child (design for tondo) by Andrea Della Robbia

Design for a glazed terra-cotta tondo of the Virgin and Child with St John and a nun.


Bistre over black chalk
41 x 29 cm
Art Fund grant:
£462 ( Total: £462)
Acquired in:
Henry Oppenheimer

The reverse has a border of fruits and cherubs. On paper with an inscription: design for roundel commissioned by Alverto Serra of the Papal household.


Giancarlo Rossi, J P Heseltine

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