The Virgin and Child with Saints Jerome and Francis
Italian (Umbrian) School
Oil painting on panel, The Virgin and Child with St Jerome and St Francis, Italian (Umbrian) School. early 16th century. Madonna centre, in red robe with blue cloak, the Christ child on her lap, turned to the right, St Jerome on the left, with hands in prayer, and St Francis on the right with right hand in benediction. All with a faint nimbus. Distant horizon behind with blue sky.
On loan from the Trustees of the Sackville Estate
Knole, The Sackville Collection
Makers and roles
Italian (Umbrian) School, artist previously catalogued as attributed to Pietro Perugino (Città della Pieve c.1450 – Fontignano 1523), artist previously catalogued as attributed to Francesco Francia (Bologna c.1450 – Bologna 1517), artist