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Saint George

Saint George

Carlo Crivelli  (Italian, Venice (?), active by 1457–died 1495 Ascoli Piceno)

Date: 1472
Medium: Tempera on wood, gold ground
Dimensions: 38 x 13 1/4 in. (96.5 x 33.7 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1905
Accession Number: 05.41.2

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Date: 1925–26
Accession Number: 50.102.4

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Takuo Itoh (Japanese, born 1947)

Date: April 1995
Accession Number: 1997.228

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Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Date: 1903
Accession Number: 10.228.1

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Date: ca. 300 B.C.
Accession Number: 26.59.1

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Author: Filippo Buonanni (Italian, 1638–1725)

Date: 1806
Accession Number: 226 B641

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