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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Piedmontese, active 13th century.
Title Madonna and Child Enthroned, Annunciation (Part II).
Date 13th Century.
Found In Fresco Remains.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium 90 1/2 x 86 5/8 in.
149 5/8 x 112 1/4 in.
229.9 x 220 cm.
380 x 285.1 cm.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Piedmontese School (13th century) 712 Al1 Ab1a II    NON-REQUESTABLE
Series Fresco Remains.
Provenance (a,b) Santa Maria di Vezzolano, Albugnano, painted in arches on the wall of the cloister.
Current repository Abbazia di Sta. Maria di Vezzolano, Albugnano, Italy, public.
Condition history (a) Remain only fragmentary form.
Attribution history (a) Italian School, Byzantine - 13th c. The figure of Christ, with severe and noble expression, and rich draperies reveals a clearly Byzantine type.
Subject (a) The Madonna and Child are shown enthroned, seated between two little angels swinging censers, and a little farther down, on the right, a bishop saint, and third angel on left.
Images Photograph, Sansoni 26630 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (Madonna and Child Enthroned, with Saints)
Photograph, Sansoni 26632 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (Annunciation)
Digital image, 9955c.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Digital image, 9955d.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Digital image, 26630_POST.tif negative
Digital image, 26632_POST.tif negative
Sources (a) Ciaccio, Arte, vol.xiii, 1910, pp.335 to 339.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Piemonte, 1930, p.191.
(c) Frick Art Reference Library, June 1937.
(d) Sansoni, list of negatives, shipped 28 June 1935.
(e) Bosio, Storia dell'antica Abbazia e del Santuario di Nostra Signora di Vezzolano, Turin, Italy, 1873, p.36.
(f) Bracco, Emporium, 1897, p.466.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Piedmontese, active 13th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Abbazia di Sta. Maria di Vezzolano.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Piedmontese School (13th century), 13th C.
Variant attribution Byzantine School (13th century).
Fund Record created with funding from ARTstor.

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