Five of the 'Seven Ages of Man' from the inlaid marble pavement of the Duomo, Siena

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RIBApix ref no RIBA126077
Architect/DesignerFederighi, Antonio (b. ?1420-1483)
Artist/PhotographerI'Anson, Edward (1812-1888)
CountryItaly
CitySiena
Subject Date1475
Image Date1835
ViewInterior
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/148 f.18 recto
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The complete intarsia pavement depicting the Seven Ages of Man was badly worn and removed to the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, while a copy was set into the floor before the Chapel of the Madonna del Voto in 1870.

Subject tags

cathedrals, floors, human figure