TITLE

Giotto's Circumspection

AUTHOR(S)
Frojmovi─Ź, Eva
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun2007, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how the intellectual milieu of Padua, Italy in 1300 impacted the iconographic development of the fresco cycle painted by the artist Giotto di Bondone in the Arena Chapel in Padua, Italy. The author examines the painted allegorical representations of circumspection and prudence compared to the writings and illustrations of the poet Francesco da Barberino during the early years of the Renaissance.
ACCESSION #
25166371

 

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