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Artist, circle of: George Klontzas, Cretan, 16th century

The Descent of Christ into Limbo; TheTransfiguration; Seven Scenes from the History of Moses

ca. 1560–70

Tempera on panel

central panel: 25 x 16.8 cm (9 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.) left wing: 22 x 16.7 cm (8 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.) right wing: 20.6 x 15 cm (8 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
University Purchase from James Jackson Jarves
1871.113a-c
Culture: 
Cretan
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

James Jackson Jarves Collection, Florence, to 1871; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Mrs. Francis Steegmuller, The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1951), 292.

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