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Decorative Panel with Eagles

Date:
first half 12th century (possibly 1129–34)
Geography:
Made in Castile-León, Spain
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Fresco transferred to canvas
Dimensions:
Overall: 60 7/8 x 44 1/4 in. (154.6 x 112.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings-Fresco
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1957
Accession Number:
57.97.6
Not on view
From the hermitage of San Baudelio de Berlanga, near Soria; [ Leon Levi(from 1922)] ; [ Gabriel Dereppe, Paris and New York (by 1927–sold 1952)] ; co-owned by George Henry Clowes and Elijah B. Martindale(1952–sold 1957)
Cook, Walter W.S., and José Gudiol Ricart. Pintura e imaginería románicas. Ars Hispaniae, Vol. 6. 1st ed. Madrid: Editorial Plus Ultra S. A., 1950. pp. 139-49, fig. 112 (in situ).

Anthony, Edgar Waterman. Romanesque Frescoes. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1951. pp. 181-83.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art by artists born in or before 1865: A summary catalogue. Vol. 1. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. p. 175.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art by artists born in or before 1865: A summary catalogue. Vol. 2. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. p. 185.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art by artists born in or before 1895: A summary catalogue. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. p. 144.

Pardo, Francisco Fernández. Dispersión y Destrucción del Patrimonio Artístico Español. Vol. 3. 1st ed. Madrid: Fundación Universitaria Española, 2007. pp. 76–77.



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