Fables & Gables

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artmastered:

Sandro Botticelli, The Last Communion of Saint Jerome, early 1490s, tempera and gold on wood, 34.3 x 25.4 cm, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Botticelli painted this small devotional image for Francesco del Pugliese, a wool merchant from Florence. The lunette above the main composition was executed by Bartolomeo di Giovanni, and the added frame was carved in the workshop of Giuliano da Maiano.

artmastered:

Sandro Botticelli, The Last Communion of Saint Jerome, early 1490s, tempera and gold on wood, 34.3 x 25.4 cm, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Botticelli painted this small devotional image for Francesco del Pugliese, a wool merchant from Florence. The lunette above the main composition was executed by Bartolomeo di Giovanni, and the added frame was carved in the workshop of Giuliano da Maiano.

Filed under Sandro Botticelli Italy Religion Art Christianity Saints Saint Jerome 15th Century Tempera Gold Panel