Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amoretti
With animalsDog
With animalsDolphin
With animalsMonster Sea-monster
With animalsMiscellaneous
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsDogMiscellaneous
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesDolphin
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Adam and Eve Adam and Eve - single figures
Ecclesiastical objects
FontSiena, Cathedral, Cappella di San Giovanni (Pozzetto del Sabato Santo)
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
General Heading off to hunt
Further details
Detail of relief on one side of the baptismal font showing a scene from the Story of Adam of Eve; in the frieze below two amoretti ride the waves on a back of a dolphin while, on land, two others hunting, accompanied by dogs
ARTIST/CREATOR
Federighi, Antonio (c1420-1483)
DATE
1465 - 1468
LOCATION
Siena, Duomo, Cappella di San Giovanni
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Photo by Anderson, Rome, no. 21445
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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