https://aaeportal.com/?id=11753
Please wait while we complete your search...
Please wait while we complete your search...
Accessibility Options
AA
Site search
  • Return to previous
  • Page

The Lamentation, detail

Image details
Description: The Lamentation, detail
Related content: Chapters (1) Images (31)

Select a chapter below to view this image within the text.


Description: The Traveling Artist in the Italian Renaissance: Geography, Mobility, and Style
Vasari concludes the preface by announcing, “Now the time has come for the life of Giovanni Cimabue; who, as was said, gave the beginning to the new way of painting.” This proclamation promises much to the reader. We might expect an account of how invasive mobility and styles will be vanquished, how the Tuscan air will restore the visual arts to their former glory. Such a confrontation, by consequence, would present and legitimize a genealogy of native artists quarantined from the foreign. Just …
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.54-80
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00160.006

Note: Some of the images of artworks presented on this platform were not sourced from the original print publication. However, in order to preserve the scholarly record of the print publication, all original image captions and credit lines have been retained on the platform. Learn more about our image policies.

Loading image