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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Abruzzi, active 11th century, attributed to.
Title Christ in Glory, with SS. John the Baptist and Benedict, and a Donor.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium 78 3/4 x 78 3/4 in.
200 x 200 cm.

Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Abruzzi School (11th century) 712 F79 Sa55 a    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a,b) Chiesa di S. Giovanni in Venere, Lanciano, Italy, (a) here there are frescoes of the late 13th c. and one of the 11th c., (a,b) central apse.
Current repository S. Giovanni in Venere, Fossacesia (near), Italy, public.
Condition history (a) Damaged painting.
Attribution history (a) Anonymous - 4th quarter 11th c. by van Marle, 1923. Benedictine manner. A work of considerable merit.
Subject (a) In the central apse, the Lord, holding a book, is seen in an oval aureole between St. John the Baptist and St. Benedict with the rules of the order.
Images Photograph, Sansoni 25152 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative
Digital image, 5639.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Digital image, 25152_POST.tif negative
Sources (a) van Marle, Italian Schools of Painting, vol.i, 1923, p.150.
(b) Sansoni, list of negatives, shipped 22 November 1932.
(c) Bindi, Monumenti Storici ed Artistici degli Abruzzi, vol.i, 1889, p.393.
(d) Zecca, La Basilica di San Giovanni in Venere nella storia e nell'Arte, Pescara, Italy, 1910 (text for pl.14).
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Abruzzi, active 11th century.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Abruzzi School (11th century), 11th C., attributed to.
Fund Record created with funding from ARTstor.

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