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Open Arts Object: Ercole de’ Roberti, Este Diptych (The Adoration of the Shepherds and The Dead Christ), c. 1490, National Gallery, London

Dr Leah Clark explores the devotional as well as aesthetic functions of a small diptych that was once in the collections of Duchess Eleonora d’Aragona of Ferrara.

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Leah Clark