Italian, 1321-1365]"> Italian, 1321-1365]">

Fine Art Presentations

 An e.Gallery for Artists
Traini, Francesco [Italian, 1321-1365] 

Artists

Nationality

Collections

Movements

Centuries

Home

Index

Search

Contact

About

 Navigate: Home → Site index  → Traini Francesco  [Link Partners]  [Help]    Help support the e.Gallery!   

Traini, Francesco [Italian, 1321-1365]


[ 14th Century Artists ]
portrait

Francesco Traini was an Italian painter who was documented as working from 1321 to ca 1365 in Pisa and Bologna.

He appears to have been a follower of Andrea Orcagna to judge by only one work known to be by Traini: in 1345 he signed and dated a polyptych of the Pisan church of S. Caterina, showing Saint Dominic and a predella showing eight hagiographic scenes from the saint's life, now in the Museo Nazionale, Pisa. Most scholars attribute many of the huge frescoes of the Camposanto Monumentale in Pisa to Traini, including the Last Judgement, Inferno, Legends of the Hermits and, the famous Il Trionfo della Morte (the Triumph of Death).

The frescoes of the Camposanto were unfortunately either severely damaged or destroyed by Allied air raids in World War II.

From October of 1916 through January of 1917, Rudolf Steiner gave a series of nine lectures known as the Art Course. These lectures were given the title of: The History of Art. Click here to discover what Steiner said about Traini in the first lecture, or in the entire lecture series.


  Traini, Francesco [Italian, 1321-1365]

bLog Link

More info from ArtCyclopedia 



No Galleries
Previous Level Top Level

Click here to purchase related items. from Amazon.com.

(3 Images, Page 1 of 1)
Size: 95 KB [thumbnail of madonna_st_anne.jpg]
Dims: 500 x 765
Type: JPG
File: madonna_st_anne.jpg
Title: Madonna and Child with St. Anne
  
Size: 657 KB [thumbnail of 077_Aquinas.png]
Dims: 500 x 844
Type: PNG
File: 077_Aquinas.png
Title: St. Thomas Aquinas
  
Size: 375 KB [thumbnail of last_judgment.jpg]
Dims: 1513 x 1011
Type: JPG
File: last_judgment.jpg
  
(3 Images, Page 1 of 1)
Powell's Books Ad
Image 9783727432002.jpgGeisteswissenschaftliche Impulse Zur En ...Image 9781855842199.jpgThe Karma of Anthroposophy: Rudolf Stei ...Image 9783878389972.jpgWir Und Unsere TotenImage 9780910142830.jpgChallenge of the Times

Some Fine Print: All images, pictures, etc. contained here are gleaned from Usenet, or some other public access archive. We believe all entries to be in the public domain and, therefore, are without restriction for personal use. Should you want to use any image on this site for commercial purposes, you will need to consult with a competent attorney to determine your rights. If you see errors or omissions (e.g., missing artists, artist not cross-referenced by century or ethnicity), or if you own the copyright to an image displayed here, please contact us.


 Fine Art Presentations v1.6a
 Copyright 1990-2022 The e.Lib, Inc. 
6432151 total hits since Tuesday February 8th. 842 hits today.
Page was last updated on Tuesday October 04, 2022 at 00:39:21.
Powered by Thinking! [Valid RSS]
Donations