Pope Gregory the Great (?) and Saint Matthias by Masolino de Panicale (Tomaro Fini)

The back of the right wing of altarpiece in Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, detached from the front 'St Liberius and St Matthias' and transferred to a synthetic support.

Details

Medium:
Egg tempera on wood
Dimensions:
115 x 55 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £15,750)
Acquired in:
1950
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

Farnese Collection, Rome in 17c.; Cardinal Fesch sale 1845; Major General Sir Allan Adair Bt

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk

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