|LOMBARDIA - Milano - Cathedral Museum|
|FILE : Milano Cathedral Museum 2|
|TITLE : Adoring Angels (a)|
LOCATION: Milano, Cathedral, Museum
DIMENSIONS: 120 x 60 cms.
PROVENANCE: Milano, Cathedral, New Testament window (sII)
CHRONOLOGY: about 1520
AUTHOR: Pietro da Velate (attribution)
SUBJECT(S): Angels adoring the Crucifixion
CRITICAL NOTES: C. Pirina notices analogies with the panels of the Passion Scenes painted by Pietro da Velate to complete the New Testament window (originally in the sII window, now partially transferred to window sXVI). She also believes these angels and the following ones (see files Duomo Museo 3, 4, 5), crowned the grandiose Crucifixion. For the history of the New Testament window in the apse, see file Duomo 4
CONDITION: This panel is composed of assorted fragments (wings, heads, arms..) from several panels of the same series.
BIBLIOGRAPHY: See Bibl. Milano Duomo
PHOTOGRAPHIC CREDITS: Fototeca Ven. Fabbrica del Duomo
TRANSLATION: Suzanne Miele