miércoles, 21 de diciembre de 2011

feliz navidad con el niño dios de andrea previtali

In the distance, we note the unusually cumbersome annunciation to the shepherds and the arrival of the midwives with the requisites for the Child's bath. The Infant is meanwhile adorned under the canopy of trees and planks juxtaposed with the ancient ruins.  

Nativity 1480, Berbenno di Valtellina, d. 1528, Bergamo

Oil on canvas, 133 x 215 cm
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice