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Consegna dell'anello al doge, or Fisherman giving the ring to the Doge, 1534, Renaissance painting by Paris Bordone, 1500-71, in the Gallerie dell’Accademia, Venice, Italy. The painting represents the legend of the fisherman who ferried St Mark, St George and St Nicholas across the lagoon to save Venice from a tempest in 1340. The saints gave him a ring which he presented to Doge Bartolomeo Gradenigo, although the Doge in the painting is the contemporary Doge Andrea Gritti. The painting...
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