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  • Madonna and Child Enthroned
    Master of Monte Oliveto (Italian, Sienese, active ca. 1305–35)
    Tempera on wood, gold ground; shaped top

    Central panel, overall, with engaged frame 30 5/8 x 16 1/2 in. (77.8 x 41.9 cm), painted surface 27 3/8 x 14 in. (69.5 x 35.6 cm); left wing, overall, with engaged frame 30 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (77.2 x 20.6 cm); right wing, overall, with engaged frame 30 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (77.5 x 21 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1918 (18.117.1)

    This portable triptych is by an anonymous master who was deeply influenced by Duccio. The narrative scenes of the Passion of Christ are related to the comparable scenes of Duccio's great altarpiece, the Maestà. The work probably dates between 1315 and 1320.

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    Madonna and Child Enthroned
    Master of Monte Oliveto (Italian, Sienese, active ca. 1305–35)
    Tempera on wood, gold ground; shaped top

    Central panel, overall, with engaged frame 30 5/8 x 16 1/2 in. (77.8 x 41.9 cm), painted surface 27 3/8 x 14 in. (69.5 x 35.6 cm); left wing, overall, with engaged frame 30 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (77.2 x 20.6 cm); right wing, overall, with engaged frame 30 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (77.5 x 21 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1918 (18.117.1)


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