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Material Information

Title:
Maesta
Physical Description:
Photograph
Language:
English
Creator:
Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319 ( Artist : painter )
Museo del Duomo. ID=ISD
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Sienna, Italy
Siena, Italy (Cathedral at the Piazza del Campo)
Style: Italian Byzantine
School: Byzantine
Movement: Byzantine
Italian
Painting;
Genre:
Painting
Painting
picture   ( marcgt )

Notes

Summary:
The Madonna appears on the panel as the Queen of the Heaven and Siena. In the foreground the four patron saints of Siena are knneeling: Sts Ansanus, Savinus, Crescentius and Victor. The Latin inscription on the base of the throne contains the name of the painter. The painting ornamented the high altar of the Cathedral of Siena until 1505. Later the predella pictures were separated and the original fame was lost.
General Note:
Beginning Date: 1308.
General Note:
Completion Date: 1311.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - A01-KIF0029
usfldc handle - a1.kif0029
System ID:
SFS0033997:00001

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Beginning Date: 1308.
Completion Date: 1311.
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Sienna, Italy.
Siena, Italy (Cathedral at the Piazza del Campo).
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Style: Italian Byzantine.
School: Byzantine.
Movement: Byzantine.
Italian.
Painting;
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Painting
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Museo del Duomo. ID=ISD
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