European Painting before 1900, Johnson Collection
Crucifixion with the Virgin and Saint John the Evangelist
Valve of a diptych; companion panel is in the Rijksmuseum Meermanno-Westreenianum, The Hague (no. 806)Made in Italy, Europe
Francesco di Vannuccio, Italian (active Siena), documented 1356-89, died before 1391(?)
Tempera and tooled gold on panel with veritcal grain, with applied moldings
Cat. 94John G. Johnson Collection, 1917
LabelMuch of the gold background has worn away, revealing the preparatory red layer underneath, which helped the gold adhere.
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