Virgin and child

Virgin and child

Purchased from Oronzio Lelli in 1890 for £1 4s (30 lire)

Original:

Virgin and Child
Mino da Fiesole (1429-84)
Second half of the 15th century
Marble with traces of gilding on the haloes and on the belt of the Virgin
Museo Nazionale (Bargello), Florence, Italy