Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
ID
 
455
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Region
 
Umbria
 
Community
  
Creator
 
undetermined
 
Creator Role
 
Painter
 
Sorting Title
 
S. Anna, old refectory, Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
 
Subject
 

Description: Christ in the House of Martha and Mary. Martha and Mary are on either side of Christ and the apostles stand to one side.

Interpretation: The plates and cups are empty focusing on the serving of the food, and particularly feminine activities and daily chores.

 
Creation Date
 
after 1430
 
Century
 
15th
 
Style Genre
 
Renaissance
 
Work Type
 
manuscript
 
Format Medium
 

fresco

 
Original Structure
 

old refectory

 
Descriptive Notes
 

Attributed to an Umbrian painter, the "Master of Sant'Anna" by Vadee.
Attributed to Andrea di Cagno by Todini.

 
Photo Credit
 
Max Hutzel
 
Image Source
 
Research Library, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles
 
Photo Repo Number
 
86.P.8
 
Contributor
 
Lisa W. Tom
 
Image of Christ in the House of Martha and Mary.