Putto con ghirlande (c.1509)

Pinturicchio (c.1454-1513)

Putto con ghirlande (Putto with garlands)
c.1509
Fresco, transferred to canvas and attached to wood panels, 94 × 108 cm
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

This fresco was part of a series which decorated the palace belonging to Pandolfo Petrucci, the ruler of Siena. He commissioned the frescoes to celebrate the marriage of his son to Pope Pius III’s niece.

This is one of twenty-two panels forming the ceiling from the Palace of Pandolfo Petrucci, called Il Magnifico.

Frescoes from Palazzo del Magnifico, Siena:

Pinturicchio (c.1454-1513)
Ritorno di Ulisse
c.1509
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Signorelli, Luca (c.1445-1523)
Coriolano convinto dalla sua famiglia
c.1509
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Signorelli, Luca (c.1445-1523)
Trionfo della Castità e Amore sconfitto
c.1509
National GalleryLondon