By John White
The 14th century in Italian artwork is a truly wealthy one, and Professor White's ebook supplies structure equivalent weight with portray and sculpture. the tale of the Gothic type and the prehistory of the Renaissance is given: all of the evidence are similar, but in addition the artistic endeavors are defined with perception and for his or her personal sakes, and never easily as info for becoming into schemes and theories. one of the nice names are these of Arnolfo di Cambio, the Pisani, Cavallini, Cimabue, Duccio, Giotto, Simone Martini, and the Lorenzetti; one of the constructions S. Croce, S. Maria Novella, the cathedral and the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, and the cathedrals of Siena, Orvieto, and Milan, in addition to church buildings, castles, and civic constructions from the Val d'Aosta to Sicily. The 3rd version of this paintings contains color illustrations and contains textual revisions and an up to date bibliography.