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Watercolour - Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico in Siena
  • Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico in Siena
    Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945
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Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico in Siena

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945 (artist)
    Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, born 1317 - died 1348 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    200-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2D, shelf DR57, box SS45

Physical description

Copy of a fresco painted in ca. 1338 emblematic of the result of good government in the Palazzo Publico in Siena, surrounded by an ornamental border containing allegorical figures.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945 (artist)
Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, born 1317 - died 1348 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Descriptive line

Watercolour by Giuseppe Catani Chiti, after Ambrogio Lorenzetti's fresco of Good Government in the Palazzo Publico in Siena. Italian school, late 19th century.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Cities; Government

Categories

Drawings; Politics

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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