The Madonna of Humility

The Madonna of Humility

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Date: 1430/1440
Creator: Angelico, Fra (workshop of)
Description: Madonna assumes a posture of humility with her head and gaze lowered. Christ child rests on her lap and two angels are depicted in roundels in both upper corners of the painting.
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Young Saint John

Young Saint John

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Date: unknown
Creator: Mino da Fiesole
Description: The marble bust depicts a young man looking to his left. The sculpture is not painted and is set on a marble base the echoes the silhouette of the bottom of the bust. The young boy's hair is curled and his clothing is depicted in detail.
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Harpsichord

Harpsichord

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Date: 1675~
Creator: Todini, Michele
Description: The harpsichord sets on a group of sculpted figures. The sides of the harpsichord are carved in high-relief.
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Spinetta

Spinetta

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Date: 1540
Creator: unknown
Description: The small harpsichord instruments is pentagonal in shape and has little ornamentation or decoration.
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Mandora

Mandora

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Date: 1420~
Creator: unknown
Description: The narrow body musical instrument has a highly carved body with two standing figures.
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Dish (Coppa)

Dish (Coppa)

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Date: 1530
Creator: Andreoli, Giorgio
Description: The dish is decorated with blue, grayish black, greens, yellow, orange, white, with gold and ruby luster. A haloed figure of a woman wearing blue holds an infant, presumably the Virgin Mary and Jesus.
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Oliphant

Oliphant

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Date: 1100/1199~
Creator: unknown
Description: The carved ivory oliphant features depictions of mammals and birds along the length of the musical instrument.
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Youthful Self-Portrait

Youthful Self-Portrait

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Date: unknown
Creator: Giordano, Luca
Description: The painting of a man looking over his right shoulder is dark and mostly in tones of brown. The man's hair is long and he wears a fur collared coat.
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Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

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Date: unknown
Creator: Guardi, Antonio
Description: The horizontally oriented painting depicts a man in a red robe with a knife threatening a seated figure while a winged angelic figure reaches for the man with the knife.
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Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

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Date: unknown
Creator: Guardi, Antonio
Description: The painting detail shows the central portion with the action of the figures.
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