Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Tobias (A.V. Tobit) Tobias's life in Captivity (Tob. 1 - 2:9) Tobias buries those killed by Sennacherib (Tob. 1:21)
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Immediate family onlyJoseph, Virgin and Child only
Infancy Flight into Egypt With legendary elementsPalm-tree bending down
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child With angelsFull lengthStanding
Virgin and Child Full lengthStandingChild at right
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMother of Mercy Without child
Saints
Saints A - ZPeter Martyr (OP) Martyrdom
Ecclesiastical objects
Altars and altarpieces Italy
Further details
The scene of Tobias and Tobit burying the Israelites is set in front of the Oratory of the Bigallo
ARTIST/CREATOR
Arnoldi, Alberto (active 1351-1364) and Ghirlandaio, Ridolfo (1483-1561)
DATE
1352 - 1358 (predella and frame 1515)
LOCATION
Florence, Loggia del Bigallo
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Gift of Brendan Cassidy
DESCRIPTION
Photo: Alinari
Contact
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