St Augustine in his cell

Made:
1964 in South Kensington
maker:
Sandro Botticelli
and
Science Museum Drawing Office
commissioner:
Science Museum

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Painting. St Augustine in his cell, by Jenny Clements, 1964. Oil on board, 22 x 16 in. Signed and dated bl, J. Clements 1964. - Science Museum Design Office. - A copy of a fresco by Botticelli, 1480, in the Church of Ognissante, Florence. Detail depicts a monastic alarm-clock to r. of saint's head; timepiece has a rotating 24-hour dial numbered 1-24 on the Italian system

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1964-305
type:
oil painting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work
credit:
Science Museum, London