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Maker/s

Unknown

Category

sculpture

Name

relief

Description

Marble, carved in relief. At the top there is a frieze of eight flower heads above a horizontal rib. Below are two rows of eight figures wearing contemporary costume, one row standing in front of the other. The fourth figure from the left in the front row is a queen or female saint, whose arms are being held by two bearded men on either side of her. The third figure from the right in the front row is also a woman.

Production Notes

Spanish, Catalonian. The subject was unidentified on accession

Production Place

Catalonia (production) (place)

Spain (production) (country)

Technique Description

marble, carved in relief

Dimensions

height: width:

Period

15th century

Date

circa 1400 to 1500

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1913 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Documentation

  1. (1914) Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Fifth Annual Report, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: p. 3]
    [comments: Publ. Illustrated, p. 3]

Other Notes

Accession Number

M.2-1913 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 31244; Input Date: 2001-06-29 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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