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The Pentecost (or The Descent of the Holy Spirit)
  • Domenico Campagnola, artist
    1500–1564
    born: Venice, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy) ; died: Padua, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy)
    Titian
    1485 or 1490–1576
    born: Pieve di Cadore, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy) ; died: Venice, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy)
  • The Pentecost (or The Descent of the Holy Spirit), 1518
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: oval paper 196 x 177 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: oval paper 7 11/16 x 6 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0084
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Twelve figures (identified as the twelve disciples) look upward to a dove who heralds the coming of the Holy Spirit. The scene is in an oval.