The Man of Città di Castello Witnesses the Ascent of Margherita's Soul
ID
 
243
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Sorting Title
 
The Man of Città di Castello Witnesses the Ascent of Margherita's Soul
 
Subject
 

S. Margherita ascends on cloud in composition carried by two angels above a landscape. At right, a male figure and servant(?) behind him pray in bedroom toward her through a window.

 
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 Man of Citta’ di Castello Witnesses the Ascent of Margherita’s Soul (formerly on north wall of cappella maggiore of S. Margherita).

 
Current Repository
 

Biblioteca Comunale e dell'Accademia Etrusca,Cortona

 
Repository Number
 
cod. 429