NARDO DI CIONE
(active 1343-66 in Florence)

Biography

Italian painter, one of the brothers of Orcagna (real name Andrea di Cione), the leading Florentine artist of the third quarter of the 14th century, a painter, sculptor, architect, and administrator.

Ghiberti attributes to Nardo the series of frescos of The Last Judgment, Hell, and Paradise in the Strozzi Chapel, Sta Maria Novella, which houses Orcagna's great altarpiece.