Sano di Pietro
The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist. Mid-XV century

Tempera on wood, goldplating
24,2×33,8 cm
Fragment from an altarpiece
During the first decade of the 20th century it was acquired in Italy by M.S. Shchokin, he donated it to the Pushkin Museum in 1909
Ж-248
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Fragment from an altarpiece. Salome's Dance, now held in the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest, belongs to the same predella (lower part of an altarpiece).

About restoration
Go to the full description on "Italian painting in VIII-XX centuries" catalogue.
  • Fragment from an altarpiece
  • Tempera on wood, goldplating
    24,2×33,8 cm
  • At the PMFA since 1909
    During the first decade of the 20th century it was acquired in Italy by M.S. Shchokin, he donated it to the Pushkin Museum in 1909
  • Ж-248
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Sano di Pietro

1406–1481