This painting is part of the group: The Littleton Pilaster Saints
On loan from the Rector and Churchwardens of St Mary Magdalene Church, Littleton, © St Mary Magdalene Church, Littleton

Beata Paola was a member of the Camaldolese order. This panel was part of a altarpiece which was built for the monastery, Santa Maria degli Angeli. Beata Paola was buried under the high altar. She died in 1368. Her depiction on the pilaster assists the dating of the altarpiece.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
documented 1365; died 1398 -1400
Full title
Beata Paola
Group
Date made
about 1365-70
Medium and support
Tempera on panel
Dimensions
48.2 x 11.9 x 2.3 cm
Acquisition credit
On loan from the Rector and Churchwardens of St Mary Magdalene Church, Littleton
Inventory number
L1080
Location in Gallery

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Jacopo di Cione and workshop
about 1365-70
Attributed to Jacopo di Cione and workshop: 'St. Bruno Boniface'
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Jacopo di Cione and workshop
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Attributed to Jacopo di Cione and workshop: 'St. John the Evangelist'