The Madonna and Child with Saints Joseph, Elizabeth, and John the BaptistThe Madonna and Child with Saints Joseph, Elizabeth, and John the Baptist
Italian (c. 1430/31–1506)
Distemper, oil, and gold on canvas
24 3/4 x 20 3/16 in. (62.9 x 51.3 cm) Framed: 32 3/8 x 28 3/8 x 3 in. (82.2 x 72.1 x 7.6 cm)
Trained in the humanist university town of Padua, Andrea Mantegna developed a lifelong passion for antiquity that profoundly informed his work as an artist.