Giotto (Ambrogio Bondone) (1267 - 1337 CE)

 

Biography

 

 

Images

Assisi, Italy: Basilica of San Francesco, Upper Basilica (1290s)

Assisi, Italy: Basilica of San Francesco, Lower Basilica (built 1228-1230CE; lateral chapels added at end of 13C CE)

Padua, Italy: Scrovengi (Arena) Chapel (1303-1305)

Information on the Scrovegni Chapel from the Christus Rex website

Florence, Italy: Basilica di Santa Croce

Commentary

Information from the Christus Rex Website

 

Bibliography

Derbes, Anne, and Mark Sandona.  "'Ave charitate plena': Variations on the Theme of Charity in the Arena Chapel."  Speculum 76 (2001) 599 - 637.