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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Montecassino, active 11th century, attributed to.
Title St. Michael the Archangel.
Date 11th century.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium fresco.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Montecassino School (11th century) 712 Sa51 B29j    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Basilica di S. Angelo in Formis, Capua, Italy, above the entrance of door of Basilica.
Current repository Basilica, Sant'Angelo in Formis, Sant'Angelo in Formis, Capua, Italy, public.
Attribution history (a) Attributed to Italian School, Montecassino - 11th c. by Bindi, 1917; (b,c) Italian School, Byzantine, (b) by Frick Art Reference Library, August 1929, (c) by van Marle, 1923. The lack of animation is the result of the artistic conventions of the Byzantine school.
Subject (c) The Archangel holds a staff and a globe, the attitude is excellent and the darwing refined. Jewelled and brightly coloured figure. Wonderful decorative effect.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 27157 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Photograph, Anderson, Rome 27158 Purchase Anderson, Rome (detail, head)
Digital image, 8770.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Digital image, 8770a.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Sources (a) Bindi, Rassegna d'Arte, vol.xvii, 1917, pp.14 and 16.
(b) Frick Art Reference Library, August 1929.
(c) van Marle, Italian Schools of Painting, vol.i, 1923, p.139.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Montecassino, active 11th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Basilica, Sant'Angelo in Formis.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Montecassino School (11th century), 11th C., attributed to.

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