LORENZETTI, Ambrogio
(b. ca. 1290, Siena, d. 1348, Siena)

Madonna of Vico l'Abate

1319
Tempera on wood, 148,5 x 78 cm
Museo di Arte Sacra, San Casciano in Val di Pesa (Florence)

The earliest work of Lorenzetti. It shows all components of his art: Byzantine art, the plasticity of a Duecento Sienese relief and the dynamism of Giovanni Pisano. It was restored in 1936, the frame is original.