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Title:

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

Maker:

Martini, Simone; painter; and workshop; Italian artist, 1280/5(?)-1344

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1319

School/Style(s):

Italian; Sienese School

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

egg tempera; medium
gold and silver; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

tempera with gold on panel

Dimension(s):

height, Left wing, 109.25, cm
width, 38.25, cm
height, Central Panel, 110.25, cm
width, 38.25, cm
height, Right wing, 110.5, cm
width, 38.25, cm
height, frame
width, frame
depth, frame

Acquisition:

bought; 1893; Butler, Charles

Provenance:

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

Inscription(s):

; below the figure of St Geminianus; .S.GEMINIA..S. (see Catalogue for accurate transcription)
; below the figure of St Augustine; .S.AVGV... (the last two letters largely conjectural, see Catalogue for accurate transcription)

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 127, 128

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 194

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 101

Marle, Raimond van. The Development of the Italian Schools of Painting.p. 200

Winter, C.. 1950. Treasures in Cambridge.London?: p. 20

, Royal Academy of Arts1960. Italian Art and Britain (Souvenir).p. 20

Edgell, G.H.. 1932. History of Sienese Painting.
fig. 85

Paccagnini, G.. 1957. Simone Martini.p. 42-44
pl. XVI

Winter, Carl. 1959. Treasures of Cambridge (Illustrations).London?:
pl. 33

1985. Simone Martini e 'chompagni'.Florence: p. 91

Woudhuysen, P.. 1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 11

Goodison, J. W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 4

Pope-Hennessy, John. 'Three Panels by Simone Martini'.
Source Title: Burlington Magazine XCI (1949)
p. 193-4

Gordon, Dillian. Simone Martini's altar-piece for S. Agostino, San Gimignano.
Source Title: Burlington Magazine CXXXIII 1064 (1991)
p. 103
figs. 1, 2

Accession:

Object Number: 552
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 635; input: 1999-12-16; modified: 2016-12-08)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/635





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