The Nativity with St Bridget by Perugino

A nativity scene with a shepherd and the nun, St.

Details

Medium:
Tempera on panel
Dimensions:
23 x 59 cm
Acquired in:
1947
Bequeathed by:
H Whitehead through The Art Fund

Bridget kneeling behind the Virgin. A Donkey and ox look down on the scene from a stable. Previously attributed to Giovanni di Pietro (Lo Spagna), now thought to be school of Perugino, Pietro.

Venue details

Manchester Art Gallery Mosley Street, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M2 3JL 0161 235 8888 www.manchesterartgallery.org

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25 Dec, Good Friday

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