Angel Playing Zither

Angel Playing Zither
Pisan School (Italian)
14th century
20 x 5-1/8 in. (50.8 x 13 cm) 
Credit Line:
The Norton Simon Foundation 
Accession Number:
© The Norton Simon Foundation 
On View

(Left) "Angel Playing Zither"
(Center) "Angel Playing Bagpipe"
(Right) "Angel Playing Timbrels"


Pisan family, sold to;
father of Col. Geronazzio, by descent to his son;
Col. Geronazzio (Colonel of the Carabineri), sold 7 October 1946 through;
[Leo Planiscig to];
[Duveen Brothers, New York (stock no. 30013), sold 1965 to];
The Norton Simon Foundation.

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