Cimabue

Madonna Enthroned

1280 - 1290

Why is it canonical?

Cimabue's use of color and depiction of figures laid the groundwork for the later Renaissance depictions. Very importantly, his workshop gave rise to some of the greatest painters and artisans of the Renaissance. He was truly the teacher of the greatest artists of Italy.

Creators

Cimabue

Locations

Florence Italy

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Cimabue

Madonna Enthroned, Cimabue

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