Category:Tobias and the Angel by Andrea del Verrocchio

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Artist
Workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio  (1436–1488) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q183458
Workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio
Alternative names Birth name: born Andrea di Michele di Francesco de' Cioni
Description Italian painter, sculptor and goldsmith
Date of birth/death 1435 or 1436 7 October 1488
Location of birth/death Florence Venice
Work location Florenz, Venedig
Authority control
Title Tobias and the Angel wikidata:Q1635039
Date between circa 1470 and circa 1475
Medium egg tempera on poplar wood
Dimensions Height: 83.6 cm (32.9 in). Width: 66 cm (26 in).
National Gallery Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q180788
Galería Nacional, Londres, Inglaterra, 2014-08-07, DD 035.JPG
Native name National Gallery
Location London
Coordinates 51° 30′ 31″ N, 0° 07′ 42″ W Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website nationalgallery.org.uk
Authority control
room 57 Florence 1450-1500; 2nd floor Sainsbury Wing
Accession number NG781
Object history : purchased by National Gallery, London
Inscriptions small scroll in the boy's hand [Riccordo]
Notes
English: The subject is taken from the apocryphal Book of Tobit. Tobias was sent by his blind father, the merchant Tobit, to collect a debt.
Deutsch: Der Fisch (Martin Kemp, Kunsthistoriker), der Hund (David Alan Brown, Kurator für Malerei der italienischen Renaissance an der National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C., Charles Nicholl, Leonardo-Biograf) und die Locke des Haarschopfes (Charles Nicholl) des Tobias werden möglicherweise dem jungen Leonardo da Vinci (1452−1519) zugeschrieben, der etwa von 1470 bis 1477 seine künstlerische Ausbildung in der florentiner Werkstatt Verrocchios erhielt.
References National Gallery online catalogue.
Web Gallery of Art
Martin Kemp: Leonardo. C. H. Beck, München 2008, S. 288
David Alan Brown: Leonardo da Vinci: Origins of a Genius, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1998, S. 51
Charles Nicholl: Leonardo da Vinci – Die Biographie. S. Fischer, Frankfurt am Main 2006, S. 122
Workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio. Tobias and the Angel. 33x26cm. 1470-75. NG London.jpg

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