Giottomadonna

Madonna Enthroned

circa 1310

Why is it canonical?

Cimabue's greatest student was Giotto, Florence's greatest pre-Renaissance painter. His massive painting sits in the Uffizi, a hallmark of Italian pre-Renaissance painting. The throne speaks to Italian gothic architecture, The colored marble and gilding are a quintessential characteristic of the time.

Creators

Giotto

Locations

Florence Italy

Images and Videos

Giottomadonna

Madonna Enthroned, Giotto

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