GIROLAMO DI BENVENUTO (b. 1470, Siena, d. 1524, Siena) Click! Hercules at the Crossroad - Panel, diameter 57 cm Galleria Franchetti, Ca' d'Oro, Venice The picture shows the front of a birth tray. (A tray was given on the occasion of weddings or birth.) On the back of the tray appear the coats-of-arms of the families united in wedlock.
PINTURICCHIO Adoration of the Christ Child c. 1490 Wood Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome This altarpiece, surrounded by a frame decorated with floral motifs and small capitals, forms the centre of the decorative program for the Chapel Della Rovere in Santa Maria del Popolo. Pinturicchio and Tiberio d'Assisi worked together to create the frescoes in the chapel which show events in the life of St Jerome.