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Print - The rearing, education, and marriage of foundlings of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala at Siena
  • The rearing, education, and marriage of foundlings of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala at Siena
    Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945
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The rearing, education, and marriage of foundlings of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala at Siena

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1893 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945 (artist)
    Bartolo, Domenico di (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    358-1894

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Watercolour after a fresco depicting the rearing, education, and marriage of foundlings of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala at Siena. Signed and dated in Roman numerals.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1893 (made)

Artist/maker

Catani Chiti, Giuseppe , born 1866 - died 1945 (artist)
Bartolo, Domenico di (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 22.25 in, Width: 22.25 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour by Giuseppe Catani depicting the rearing, education, and marriage of foundlings of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala at Siena, after a fresco painted by Domenico di Bartolo between 1440 and 1444 in the Hall of the Hospital known as "Il Pellegrinaio". Italy, 1893.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing; Painting

Subjects depicted

Marriage; Orphan; Charity; Children; Education

Categories

Drawings; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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