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image of Madonna and Child with Saint Peter and Saint John the Evangelist [left panel] Nardo di Cione (artist)
Florentine, active 1343 - 1365/1366
Madonna and Child with Saint Peter and Saint John the Evangelist [left panel], probably c. 1360
tempera on panel
painted surface (left panel): 45.1 × 12.5 cm (17 3/4 × 4 15/16 in.) overall (left panel): 49 × 16.9 × 1.8 cm (19 5/16 × 6 5/8 × 11/16 in.) overall (entire triptych): 76 x 66.4 cm (29 15/16 x 26 1/8 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
1939.1.261.a
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From the Tour: Byzantine Art and Painting in Italy during the 1200s and 1300s
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1927Offner, Richard. Italian Primitives at Yale University: Comments and Revisions. New Haven, 1927: 16.
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1982
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