Annunciate Angel, the Apostle Andrew, a Bishop Saint (Savinus?), and Saints Dominic and Francis of Assisi [left]; Virgin Annunciate and Saints Bartholomew, Lawrence, Lucy, and Agatha [right]

Wings of a tabernacle, framed together; the center panel is in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston (P15n8)

Bartolomeo Bulgarini, Italian (active Siena), first documented 1338, died 1378

Geography:
Made in Italy, Europe

Date:
c. 1355-1360

Medium:
Tempera and tooled gold on enframed panels with vertical grain

Dimensions:
25 1/8 x 16 7/8 inches (63.8 x 42.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting

* Gallery 210, European Art 1100-1500, second floor

Accession Number:
Cat. 92

Credit Line:
John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

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Label:
This panel consists of two pieces of a triptych, or three-part, portable altarpiece, that have been framed together. The central section is now in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.


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