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St Geminianus, St Michael and St Augustine, each with an Angel above: 552

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Object information

Titles

St Geminianus, St Michael and St Augustine, each with an Angel above

Maker(s)

And workshop Martini, Simone (Painter)

Notes

History note: Thomas Blayds; his sale, Christie's, 30-31 March 1849 (181), as Gentile da Fabriano, bt. Anthony; Rev. J. Fuller Russell by 1854; his posthumous sale, Christie's, 18 April 1885 (101), as Sienese, bt. Charles Butler

Measurements and weight

Width: 38.25 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1893) by Butler, Charles

Dating

Production date: circa CE 1319

School or Style

Italian Sienese School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Gold and silver
Egg tempera

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood) Left Wing: Height 109.25 cm
Central Panel: Height 110.25 cm
Right Wing: Height 110.5 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Tempera with gold on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: .S.GEMINIA..S. (see Catalogue for accurate transcription)
  • Location: Below the figure of St Geminianus
  • Text: .S.AVGV... (the last two letters largely conjectural, see Catalogue for accurate transcription)
  • Location: Below the figure of St Augustine

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 552
Primary reference Number: 635
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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