Madonna and Child with Saint John and Saint Jerome by Pietro di Domenico da Siena

This painting has an arched top and is tightly bound, with the Virgin and Child occupying its centre.

Details

Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
71.1 x 52.7 cm
Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

Saint John sits behind the virgin on the left, while Saint Jerome sits on the right and there are two books in the bottom left of the painting. This painting was part of a collection of 117 works belonging to the industrialist and engineer F.D. Lycett Green and bequeathed to York through the Art Fund, in 1955, in recognition of the remarkable efforts made after the Second World War by its curator to transform it into a gallery of international importance.

Provenance

Col. W. Woods; F.D. Lycett Green

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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