OGGIONO, Marco d'
(b. ca. 1467, Milano, d. 1524, Milano)
Virgin and Child before a Landscapec. 1515
Oil on walnut panel, 78 x 60 cm
Marco d'Oggiono, one of Leonardo da Vinci's most accomplished followers. In the present painting the aerial perspective, the physiognomies, the overall design, and the sfumato effect are all echoes of Leonardo's work.