The Calming of the Sea of Ancona
ID
 
247
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Sorting Title
 
The Calming of the Sea of Ancona
 
Subject
 

Fifteen figures are depicted in a boat with S. Margherita gesturing toward them from cloud above. Some figures are operating the sail while others surround a larger (female?) figure.

 
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 Calming of the Sea of Ancona (formerly on the south wall of cappella maggiore of S. Margherita).

 
Current Repository
 

Biblioteca Comunale e dell'Accademia Etrusca,Cortona

 
Repository Number
 
cod. 429