Category:Giovanna Tornabuoni by Domenico Ghirlandaio

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Domenico Ghirlandaio: Portrait of Giovanna Tornabuoni  wikidata:Q2623789 
Artist
Domenico Ghirlandaio: Portrait of Giovanna Tornabuoni
Title
Portrait of Giovanna Tornabuoni
Object type painting
Description
Date from 1489 until 1490
Medium mixed media on panel
medium QS:P186,Q1902763;P186,Q1348059,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 77 cm (30.3 in); Width: 49 cm (19.2 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,77U174728;P2049,49U174728
room 5
Accession number
158 (1935.6)
Inscriptions
ARS UTINAM MORES
ANIMUMQUE EFFINGERE
POSSES PULCHRIOR IN TER
RIS NULLA TABELLA FORET
MCCCCLXXXVIII

Ars utinam mores animumque effingere posses!
Pulchrior in terris nulla tabella foret.

[Art, could you depict manners and soul, more beautiful on earth no painting would be. 1488] - Martial, X, 32
Notes
Ghirlandaio-Giovanna Tornabuoni-inscription detail.jpg
References Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum: online database: entry 365 igFh0HgpLdzCXg at Google Cultural Institute, zoom level maximum