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Madonna of Humility, portable altarpiece

Andrea di Bartolo

European Art

On View: Great Hall, Center, 1st floor
MEDIUM Tempera and tooled gold on poplar panels
  • Place Made: Italy
  • DATES ca. 1410
    DIMENSIONS Central panel: 16 11/16 x 7 1/8 in. (42.4 x 18.1 cm) Side panels: 15 15/16 x 3 1/4 in. (40.5 x 8.3 cm)  (show scale)
    INSCRIPTIONS On scroll of the Angel Annunciate: "AVE MA"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Great Hall, Center, 1st floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 34.839
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mary Babbott Ladd, Lydia Babbott Stokes, and Frank L. Babbott, Jr. in memory of their father Frank L. Babbott
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    CAPTION Andrea di Bartolo (Italian, Sienese, active by 1389, died 1428). Madonna of Humility, portable altarpiece, ca. 1410. Tempera and tooled gold on poplar panels, Central panel: 16 11/16 x 7 1/8 in. (42.4 x 18.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mary Babbott Ladd, Lydia Babbott Stokes, and Frank L. Babbott, Jr. in memory of their father Frank L. Babbott, 34.839 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 34.839_SL3.jpg)
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Center Panel: Madonna of Humility Pinnacle: Christ the Redeemer Left wing: Saint Anthony Abbot; the Angel Annunciate Right wing: Saint James Major; the Virgin Annunciate
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