Madonna and Child
Giovanni Bellini - circa 1480-1485
955 x 1200 • 252 KB
As often in his renderings of the subject, the predominant blue gives an impression of serene calm. The initials Z. B. added later on the plinth probably stand for Zan Belling, the name of which Bellini was known to the Germans.
Owner/Location: National Gallery of Art - Washington DC  (United States - Washington)
Dates: circa 1480-1485
Artist age:Approximately 55 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 52.3 cm (20.59 in.), Width: 41.5 cm (16.34 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member laure9 on 27 December 2008.
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