This is a bold study of the Virgin kneeling in adoration beside the cradle containing the Infant Christ.
- Pen & brush in brown wash over black chalk
- 26 x 28 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £400 ( Total: £600)
- Acquired in:
It seems to be related to a panel of Moretto's predella in teh Sacristy of the Church of SS Nazzaro e Celso at Brescia, to which it corresponds not only in feeling but also in size. It is on bluish-grey paper squared for transfer.
Mrs Frances L Evans.