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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Abruzzi, active 13th century.
Title Groups of Saints, and New Testament Scenes.
Date 13th century.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium 118 1/8 x 177 in.
70 3/8 x 67 in.
70 3/8 x 109 3/4 in.
fresco.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Abruzzi School (13th century) 712 F79 Sa56f    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Chiesa di Sta. Maria delle Grotte, Fossa, Italy, decorations in the choir: groups of Apostles and Saints, at the top, Last Supper and Kiss of Judas, apse, lower left wall.
Current repository Chiesa di Sta. Maria delle Grotte, Fossa, Italy, public.
Attribution history (b) Italian School, Abruzzo - 13th c. by van Marle, 1923.
Subject (a) The horses of SS. George and Maurice are examples of a rigid symmetry. (b) Mannerism is almost absent, a rigid symmetry alone being retained. The Kiss of Judas, the matter of composition, is perhaps the most primitive of all the scenes.
Images Photograph, Sansoni, Florence 25135 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (group of Apostles, with Simeon on the left).
Photograph, Sansoni, Florence 25137 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (group of Apostles, with Thaddeus on the right).
Photograph, Sansoni, Florence 25141 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (kiss of Judas).
Photograph, Sansoni, Florence 25142 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative (The Last Supper).
Digital image, Sansoni, Florence, 25135_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, Sansoni, Florence, 25137_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, Sansoni, Florence, 25141_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, Sansoni, Florence, 25142_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, 6827.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, 6827a.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, 6827b.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, 6827c.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Sources (a) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.i, 1926, p.267.
(b) van Marle, Italian Schools of Painting, vol.i, 1923, pp.448 to 450.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Abruzzi, active 13th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Sta. Maria delle Grotte, Fossa.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Abruzzi School (13th century), 13th C.

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