Cima da Conegliano, Sebastiano Mariani, and Alvise Vivarini at the East End of S. Giovanni in Bragora in Venice

Humfrey, Peter
September 1980
Art Bulletin;Sep80, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p350
Academic Journal
Focuses on the alterations of the high altar of the Church of Saint Giovanni in Bragora, Venice, Italy, containing the altar painting 'Baptism' by Cima da Conegliano. Alterations that created the Baroque effects of the altar; Information on Sebastiano Mariani da Lugano, the carver of the altarpiece frame and screen; Assessment of the historical, aesthetic and iconographic significance of the altar decorations and the 'Baptism.'


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