Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Madonna and Child
  • Benedetto Montagna
    circa 1480–1556 or 1558
    born: Vicenza, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy) ; died: Vicenza, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy)
  • Madonna and Child, circa 1500–1505
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 202 x 156 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 15/16 x 6 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Bequest of George and Annette Cross Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0156
Catalogue raisonné

Virgin stands behind ledge, Christ child seated on ledge in profile. He holds a bird in his hand.