Published: July 31, 2010

The picture «The Madonna with the baby» can't be taken out from Great Britain

 The picture «The Madonna with the baby» can't be taken out from Great Britain

According to BBC News one of Assistant Secretaries of culture of England Ed Vaizey (Edward Veyzi) published a ban on export from the territory of Great Britain of a known cloth of the Spanish artist Bartolomé Esteban Murilyo under the name «The Madonna with the baby».

At present cost of this work of art makes not the small sum - 3 million pounds sterling. For this reason it has «serious art value» for the country. Jogged to this decision special English council on museums, archives and libraries.

The ban on export «Madonnas with the baby» will temporarily operate - till September 18 of the current year. If to this number will be wishing to get to itself in a collection this work and will pay for it an overall cost, for fund raising can allocate still time - till January 18, 2012.

It is known that in the British museums there are also other works of the Spanish artist Bartolomé Esteban Murilyo, and with the same plot, but this cloth is valuable that is written much earlier other pictures where the Blessed Maiden with the baby too is represented.

By AnnaDanko


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