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Perino del Vaga (Florence 1501-Rome 1547)

A Fragment: The Good Thief (Saint Dismas) c. 1520-25

RCIN 402869

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This and no. 4ii to the right are the only surviving fragments of an altarpiece for the church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva in Rome, damaged by a flood in October 1530 and dismembered by 1600. The missing sections showed Christ lowered from the cross by grieving apostles, two of whom are visible on the right panel.