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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1928.114
People
Guariento di Arpo, Italian (1338 - 1370)
Title
Christ on the Cross
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Painted Crucifix
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1360
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Veneto, Padua
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Tempera and gold leaf on panel
Dimensions
195 x 146 cm (76 3/4 x 57 1/2 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of George Gray Barnard
Accession Year
1928
Object Number
1928.114
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Bernard Berenson, Italian Pictures of the Renaissance, A List of the Principal Artists and their Works with an Index of Places: Central and North Italian Schools, Phaidon (London, 1968), Vol. I, p. 203

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), pp. 111, 290, repr. b/w cat. no. 514

Zuleika Murat, "Una 'Vergine dolente' di Guariento: per la ricostruzione della croce opistografa del Fogg Art Museum di Cambridge", Arte veneta: rivista di storia dell'arte (Venice, Italy, 2010), 67, pp. 102-117, fig. 2-3, 8-11, 13, 15, 18

Zuleika Murat, Guariento: Pittore di core, maestro del naturale, Silvana Editoriale (Milan, 2016), pp. 35-36 + 148-151, cat. no. 10, repr.

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