FRANCESCO DI GIORGIO MARTINI
(b. 1439, Siena, d. 1502, Siena)
Madonna and Child with two Saintsc. 1495
Panel, 67 x 45 cm
Pinacoteca Nazionale, Siena
This is the conclusion of the many variations made by the artist on this subject in a period of about 30 years. From the initial Gothic panels of golden background he arrived at this noble and robust composition.