Margherita Gives Her Possessions to the Poor and Wraps Herself in the Mat of Womven Reeds on Which She Slept
ID
 
245
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Sorting Title
 
Margherita Gives Her Possessions to the Poor and Wraps Herself in the Mat of Womven Reeds on Which She Slept
 
Subject
 

Three female figures of various ages watch S. Margherita remove her clothing in architectural niche at right covered by cylindrical form representing mat. 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 Margherita Gives Her Possessions to the Poor and Wraps Herself in the Mat of Womven Reeds on Which She Slept (formerly on the north wall of cappella maggiore of S. Margherita).

 
Current Repository
 

Biblioteca Comunale e dell'Accademia Etrusca,Cortona

 
Repository Number
 
cod. 429