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Virgin and Child enthroned between St Ursula and St Catherine: M.2

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Current Location: Gallery 6 (Upper Marlay): Italian Art 14th-16th centuries


Virgin and Child enthroned between St Ursula and St Catherine


Painter: Ghirlandaio, Davide (Davide Bigordi)




History note: Alexander Barker, London; his sale, Christie's, 6 and 8 June 1874 (55), bt. Colnaghi

Measurements and weight

Height: 66.4 cm
Width: 41.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Circa 1480 - 1500


Formerly attributed to Domenico Ghirlandaio

School or Style

Florentine School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil glazes
Egg tempera

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Tempera with oil glazes on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.2
Primary reference Number: 328
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 22 September 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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