A Boy Seated Drawing by Wallerant Vaillant

The boy is reading, there is a book at his feet in which he was drawing a cast of the Christ Child from Michelangelo's statue of the Virgin and Child, known as 'The Bruges Madonna'.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
128 x 102 cm
Acquired in:
1921
Presented by:
Mr & Mrs J G Lousada through The Art Fund

One of thirteen gifts to five museums by J G Lousada through the Art Fund between 1921 and 1939.

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk

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