Flight into Egypt by Cerano

Joseph in a brown cloak leads the donkey bearing the Virgin, who is shown in profile wearing a brightly coloured pink dress and green skirt.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 142 x 112 cm
Art Fund grant:
£700 ( Total: £2,100)
Acquired in:
1959
Vendor:
Agnew's

She is bending over the Child in her arms, who reaches out to grasp an apple offered by an infant St. John.

Provenance

Possibly at Longleat House prior to 1938

Venue details

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Queen's Road, BRISTOL Bristol BS8 1RL 0117 922 3571 www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

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