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Maker(s):Cozzarelli, Guidoccio
Culture:Italian (1450-1516)
Title:Virgin and Child with Angels
Date Made:ca. 1485
Type:Painting
Materials:tempera on panel
Measurements:Overall: 23 in x 15 3/4 in; 58.42 cm x 40.005 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1961.76
Credit Line:Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College
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Description:
The Virgin, wearing a red dress and a dark blue robe with green lining, stands before a gold leaf background. She is turned three-quarters to the left and holds the Child on her right arm. Her halo bears the description: Ave Maria Gratia Plena" (Hail Mary, full of grace), from Luke I.28. Behind Mary are two adoring angels.

Tags:
mother and child; virgins; religion; Christianity; angels; infants

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