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1971.1654 (RS118338)

Description

Sepia tone photograph of a frescoed interior by Tiziano in the Academia di Belle Arti. In a molded walnut frame, painted black on the lower edge and sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1933
Inscriptions
Plate on the fresco reads: TIZIANO VECEIIIO/N. PIEVE DI CADORE 1477 M. VENEZIA 1576. A label on the back, possibly cut from the lower edge of the print reads: Edne Alinari/pe 2a No 134129. VENEZIE - R. Accademia di Bella Arti - LA PRESENTAZIONE AL TEMPIO - Tiziano. A framing label on the back reads: W.J. GARDNER/COMPANY/ Pictures/Frames/289 Boylston St./Boston, Mass./ 40368.
Location of origin
Venice, Italy
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Christ
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fresco
frescoes (paintings)
Glass
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
People
people (agents)
photographs
PICTURE, RELIGIOUS
Religion
religions (concept)
Temple
temples (buildings)
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
20.125 x 27.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1654
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12523

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