Class [controlled]: paintings European art
*Work Type [link]: panel painting altarpiece
*Title: Saint James Major
*Creator Display: Master of Saint Francis (Italian, active 2nd half of 13th century)
*Role [link]: painter [link]: Master of Saint Francis
*Creation Date: probably ca. 1270-1280 [controlled]: Earliest: 1265 Latest: 1285
*Subject [links]: religion and mythology Saint James Major (Christian iconography)
Style [link]: Byzantine
Culture [link]: Umbrian (Italian)
*Current Location [link]: National Gallery of Art (Washington, DC, USA) ID: 1952.5.15
*Measurements: image size: 48.3 x 22.5 cm (19 x 8 7/8 inches)
[controlled]: Value: 48.3 Unit: cm Type: height | Value: 22.5 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques: tempera and gold leaf on panel
Material [links]: tempera gold leaf panel (wood) Technique [links]: painting
Description Source [link]: National Gallery of Art, Washington, online www.nga.gov Page: accessed 10/1/2006
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