The J. Paul Getty Museum

Amalfi - Cathedral Door

Object Details

Title:

Amalfi - Cathedral Door

Artist/Maker:

Giorgio Sommer (Italian, born Germany, 1834 - 1914)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Amalfi, Italy (Place Depicted)

Date:

about 1857 - 1890

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XP.709.447

Dimensions:

25.2 × 20.8 cm (9 15/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

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Object Description

Wooden door decorated with a grid of low relief metal plates decorated with images of saints.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.