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Bellini, Giovanni (1431, possibly - 1516, Italian)
oil on panel
unframed dimensions: 622 x 464 mm; framed: 963 x 812 x 173 mm

The Virgin, three-quarter length, in red robe, edged with gold embroidery, and blue mantle with white veil over her head, guards with her arms the Holy Child, who, nude, stands on a marble balcony.