Building from Arlanza

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Location: 
Room 15
Artists / Makers / Authorities: 
Anonymous. Castile
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Description:
Painting

First quarter of the 13th century

139.5 x 189.5 x 3.5 cm

Purchased 1943

Inventory number: 

040144-000

Was located over the door of the north wall. The MNAC has 5 more fragments from the same decoration. There are others at the Harvard University Fogg Art Museum, The Cloisters in New York and another one in a private collection. They come from a room in the former Benedictine abbey of San Pedro de Arlanza (Burgos), located over the chapter house, on the ground floor of the Torre del Tesoro.
Fresco transferred to canvas
Century: 13th
Subject: Architecture
Anònim. Castella - Arquitectura d'Arlanza - Primer quart del segle XIII
Arquitectura d'Arlanza