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13 Th Century Italy Essay

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AP Art History
3 January 2012
13th Century Italy
Cimabue, Giotto, Duccio, Lorenzetti
“The 13th and 14th centuries in Italy are known by a variety of different names in art history.”(Carol Hendricks) Cimabue was thought of as a renowned painter of his time period, and even in present day. Known for his portrayals of crucifix panels and church altarpieces of commonly the Virgin and Child, Cimabue is especially notable for his painting “Virgin Enthroned with Angels”. In this piece especially, the observer may notice Ci...

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