Category:The Wilton Diptych

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anonymous: Wilton Diptych  wikidata:Q1813497 
Artist anonymous: Wilton Diptych
Title
The Wilton Diptych
Object type painting / diptych
Date circa 1395–9
Medium tempera on oak
Dimensions 53 × 37 cm (20.8 × 14.5 in)
room 53
Accession number
NG4451
Credit line Bought with a special grant and contributions from Samuel Courtauld, Viscount Rothermere, C. T. Stoop and The Art Fund, 1929.
Notes The Wilton Diptych (c. 139599) is a small portable diptych of two hinged panels, painted on both sides. It is an extremely rare survival of a late Medieval religious panel painting from England. The diptych was painted for King Richard II of England who is depicted kneeling before the Virgin and Child in what is known as a votive portrait. The painting is an outstanding example of the International Gothic style, and the nationality of the unknown artist is probably French or English. It belongs to the National Gallery, London.
References Key facts. The National Gallery, London. Retrieved on 5 May 2013.
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