“Madonna and Child” – one of the outstanding works of the famous master. In it, Albrecht Durer achieved perfect color harmony. On a red background a window and a landscape. Madonna is pensive, immersed in sadness. The baby holds a fruit in his hands – a symbol of original sin, the red cushion frame symbolizes the blood of Jesus’ Passion.
“Madonna and Child” is also called “Madonna Geller”. Jacob Geller, a merchant from Frankfurt, ordered Durer the altar over which the artist worked for a long time, but various circumstances prevented him from completing