PIETRO DI DOMENICO DA SIENA
(b. ca. 1457, Siena, d. ca. 1533, Siena)
Madonna and Child with Sts Sebastian and Jerome1490s
Tempera on panel, 64 x 40 cm
The graceful decorative quality which has been noted as a typical feature of the artist's later works is brilliantly reflected in this well-preserved panel, especially in the elaborate and meticulous tooling of the Virgin's dress.