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Cassone with three painted panels

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Provenance

By 1906, with Mrs. Martin Brimmer, d. 1906 (Boston, MA, USA) (Mary Ann Timmins); 1906 - Boston, MA. Boston Museum of Fine Arts (bequest of Brimmer) (Accession date: November 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Martin Brimmer

Front Panel: Scenes from the Aeneid (?)

End Panel: Rape of Ganymede

End Panel: Io and Argus

Paintings: possibly after 1465; cabinetry: late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 99.1 x 208.3 x 73.7 cm (39 x 82 x 29 in.) Overall (Scenes from the Aeneid (?)): 38.1 x 140 cm (15 x 55 1/8 in.) Overall (End panels): 38 x 40 cm (14 15/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.2441

Medium or Technique

Tempera on panel

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Europe

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