Essays Tagged: "Scrovegni Chapel"

Views of Giovanni Boccaccio in regards to the Renaissance painting of Giotto.

rms of emotion and space, on a flat surface. The most effective study of Giotto's work is the Arena Chapel, where over forty of his frescos cover the wall and ceiling. To Boccaccio who would have view ... omputer screen, the feeling and emotion emitted would have been all the more powerful. At the Arena Chapel, various painting cumulatively portray the stories of the Life of Joachim, the Life of the Vi ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Giotto and Parmigianino Compare/Contrast the differences between 2 artists and their works of art (Ognissanti Madonna and Madonna dal Collo Lungo).

hurch at Assisi. In about 1305 and 1306 Giotto painted a notable series of 38 frescoes in the Arena Chapel in Padua. The frescoes illustrate the lives of Jesus Christ and of the Virgin Mary.The greate ...

(4 pages) 173 1 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Renaissance Art

ianity at the time; he worked for the Pope, for the richest and most influential citizen of Padova (Scrovegni), for the chapel and main altar of the Basilica of San Pietro in Rome, for the king of Nap ... lica. These frescos reveal the mind and, in part, the hand of the genius who created the frescos of Scrovegni Chapel in Padua.It is very probable that Giotto has worked in Assisi about ten years earli ...

(5 pages) 119 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays


" In 1302, Giotto went to Padua to paint frescoes for the basilica of St. Anthony and for the Scrovegni Chapel. He finished this work in 1306.In about 1310 he created the Navicella mosaic for th ...

(1 pages) 29 0 4.5 Sep/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists