Altar Rail from Bergamo, Italy depicting the Annunciation

Unknown Italian, Italian

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16th century

Carved walnut

Overall: 33 1/8 × 137 × 29 in. (84.1 × 348 × 73.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Winfield Smith, Class of 1918

F.975.4

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Furniture

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Exhibition History

Acquistions 1974-1978, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1978-January 21, 1979.

College Collection in the European room of Carpenter Galleries, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1975-1979.

Provenance

Bonnie Dora Jones Smith (1899-1990) and Ray Winfield Smith (1897-1982, Class of 1918), Oak Hill, Dublin, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1975.

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