S.Clare of Montefalco Receiving the Cross
ID
 
506
 
Original Country
 
Italy
 
Region
 
Umbria
 
Community
  
Creator
 
Umbrian School
 
Creator Role
 
Painter
 
Sorting Title
 
S. Chiara, S.Clare of Montefalco Receiving the Cross
 
Subject
 

Desciption: S. Clare of Montefalco Receiving the Cross with Christ literally implanting his Cross into her heart. The Virgin and Child enthroned are in the upper register flanked by angels.

Interpretation: After S.Clare's death, instruments of the Passion were found inscribed in her heart.

 
Creation Date
 
c.1333
 
Century
 
14th
 
Style Genre
 
early Renaissance
 
Work Type
 
manuscript
 
Format Medium
 

fresco

 
Specific Location
 

Left wall of the chapel.

 
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 S.Clare of Montefalco Receiving the Cross.