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Publisher Description

Revered as the father of European painting and the first of the great Italian masters, Giotto di Bondone was the leading Italian painter of the fourteenth century, whose pioneering works would lead on to the innovations and wonders of the High Renaissance. Delphi’s Masters of Art Series presents the world’s first digital e-Art books, allowing readers to explore the works of great artists in comprehensive detail. This volume presents Giotto’s complete works in beautiful detail, with concise introductions, hundreds of high quality images and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* The complete paintings of Giotto — over 200 paintings, fully indexed and arranged in chronological and alphabetical order

* Includes reproductions of rare works

* Features a special ‘Highlights’ section, with concise introductions to the masterpieces, giving valuable contextual information

* Enlarged ‘Detail’ images, allowing you to explore Giotto’s celebrated works in detail, as featured in traditional art books

* Hundreds of images in stunning colour – highly recommended for viewing on tablets and smart phones or as a valuable reference tool on more conventional eReaders

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the complete paintings

* Easily locate the paintings you want to view

* Features three bonus biographies - discover Giotto's artistic and personal life

* Scholarly ordering of plates into chronological order


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CONTENTS:


The Highlights

LIFE OF ST. FRANCIS — Assisi, Upper Church

BADIA POLYPTYCH

CRUCIFIX OF RIMINI

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF JOACHIM — Padua, Arena Chapel

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF THE VIRGIN — Padua, Arena Chapel

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF CHRIST — Padua, Arena Chapel

VIRTUES AND VICES — Padua, Arena Chapel

LAST JUDGMENT — Padua, Arena Chapel

OGNISSANTI MADONNA

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF MARY MAGDALEN — Assisi, Lower Church

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF CHRIST — Assisi, Lower Church

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF ST. FRANCIS — Florence, Bardi Chapel

SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF JOHN THE BAPTIST — Florence, Peruzzi Chapel

STEFANESCHI ALTARPIECE

MADONNA AND CHILD (WASHINGTON)

BOLOGNA POLYPTYCH

GIOTTO’S CAMPANILE


The Paintings

THE COMPLETE PAINTINGS

ALPHABETICAL LIST OF PAINTINGS


The Biographies

GIOTTO by Giorgio Vasari

GIOTTO AND HIS WORKS IN PADUA by John Ruskin

GIOTTO by Harry Quilter


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GENRE
Arts & Entertainment
RELEASED
2016
March 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
13,033
Pages
PUBLISHER
Delphi Classics
SELLER
DELPHI CLASSICS
SIZE
39.8
MB