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Trivulzio Madonna

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Trivulzio Madonna

Trivulzio Madonna
Artist Andrea Mantegna
Year 1497
Type Tempera on canvas
Dimensions 287 cm × 214 cm (113 in × 84 in)
Location Sforza Castle Pinacoteca, Milan

The Trivulzio Madonna is a painting by the Italian Renaissance painter Andrea Mantegna, executed in 1497. It is housed in the Sforza Castle Pinacoteca of the Castello Sforzesco, Milan.

The work portrays the Madonna enthroned surrounded by several saints. The theme of the cherubim surrounding the Madonna is a reference to Verona, for which the panel was executed. The current name comes from the Trivulzio Collection of Milan, to which it belonged from 1791 to 1935.


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