Altarpiece: The Nativity with Saints Anthony of Padua and Nicholas of Bari by Andrea Della Robbia

Florentine Altarpiece; The Nativity with Saints Anthony of Padua and Nicholas of Bari.

Details

Medium:
Buff terracotta, tin glaze & painted polychrome colours
Dimensions:
94 x 66 cm
Acquired in:
1986
Bequeathed by:
Mr & Mrs Alexander Murray Smith through The Art Fund

It is a reworking of a composition without the Saints which appears in the predella of Andrea's Montepulcanio Altarpiece, 1484.

Provenance

Mr & Mrs Alexander Murray Smith.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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