CRIVELLI, Vittore
(b. ca. 1440, Venezia, d. 1501/2, Venezia)

Polyptych

c. 1480
Tempera and gold on wood, 113 x 190 cm
Pushkin Museum, Moscow

In the centre of this polyptych is the Madonna with Child. On the two left panels Sts Anthony and Nicholas, while on the two right panels Sts Christopher and Catherine are depicted.

This is an early work of Vittore Crivelli, the younger brother of the more famous Carlo Crivelli. It reflects the influence of Antonio Vivarini and masters of the Murano school.