LOMBARDIA - Milano - Cathedral Museum
FILE : Milano Cathedral Museum 6
TITLE : The Creation of the Trees

LOCATION: Milano, Cathedral, Museum

DIMENSIONS: 115 x 64 cms.

PROVENANCE: Milano, Cathedral, unidentified window

CHRONOLOGY: beginning of the XV century

AUTHOR: unknown

SUBJECT(S): View of a thicket with a brook. The figure on top with the mitre (a pope ?), is of dubious identification

CRITICAL NOTES: This panel is not attribuable to one of the three groups of the panels painted at the beginning of the XV century by Franceschino Zavattari (New Testament window sII), Stefano da Pandino (Apocalypse window ), Maffiolo da Cremona (window nII).

CONDITION: In good condition: the figure with mitre is a XVI-XVII century replacement

BIBLIOGRAPHY: See Bibl. Milano Duomo

PHOTOGRAPHIC CREDITS: Fototeca Ven. Fabbrica del Duomo

TRANSLATION: Suzanne Miele