The Profession and Investiture of Margherita as a Member of the Franciscan Third Order
ID
 
242
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Sorting Title
 
The Profession and Investiture of Margherita as a Member of the Franciscan Third Order
 
Subject
 

S. Margherita is one of two women at left of composition. Other male figures in scene standing nearby in interior space. Central image consists of a monk cutting the hair of a man kneeling before him. Scene inscribed below.

 
Creation Date
 
1629-40
 
Century
 
17th
 
Style Genre
 
Mannerist
 
Work Type
 
edition of text (pub. primary source)
 
Format Medium
 

watercolor

 
Descriptive Notes
 

This is a copy of the mural The Profession and Investiture of Margherita as a Member of the Franciscan Third Order (formerly in lunette of north wall of cappella maggiore of S. Margherita).

 
Current Repository
 

Biblioteca Comunale e dell'Accademia Etrusca,Cortona

 
Repository Number
 
cod. 429