Three Marys at the Tomb (top); Descent into Hell (bottom).
 Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319

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Title:Three Marys at the Tomb (top); Descent into Hell (bottom)
Notes:Panel from the Maesta Altarpiece of Siena
Artist:Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319
Building:Museo dell’Opera del Duomo (Siena, Italy)

Lectionary links:AVigl
General Subject:Harrowing of Hell
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism
ICONCLASS Number:73D94

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Attribution:Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319. Three Marys at the Tomb (top); Descent into Hell (bottom), from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved October 25, 2016]. Original source:
Record Number:49244 Last Updated: 2016-02-16 13:51:24 Record Created: 2007-01-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition