Four Angels (left panel)

Tempera on panel | 56.9 x 14.9 x 2.1in | 1435-1439

Master of the Bargello Tondo; Cecchino da Verona

Set against a gold background symbolizing the heavenly realm, the eight angels in this double panel combine devotion with music-making, and play (from left to right) a lute, zither, portable organ and harp. Scholars have conjectured that these panels...
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