Frescoes on the entrance wall and the under-surface of the entrance arch
by SIMONE MARTINI

On the underside of the entrance arch of the Cappella di San Martino eight full-length saints are painted in four pairs. Next to the eight saints on the underside of the arch, on the entrance wall inside the chapel we find the scene of the Consecration of the Chapel.

Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
St Anthony of Padua and St Francis
1320-25
Fresco, 215 x 185 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

800*1116
True Color
165 Kb



St Mary Magdalen and St Catherine of Alexandria
1320-25
Fresco, 215 x 185 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

800*1118
True Color
168 Kb



St Mary Magdalene (detail)
1320-25
Fresco, 97 x 80 cm (size of detail)
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

609*750
True Color
130 Kb



St Louis of France and St Louis of Toulouse
1320-25
Fresco, 215 x 185 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

800*1109
True Color
167 Kb



St Louis of France (detail)
1320-25
Fresco
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

772*1200
True Color
187 Kb



St Clare and St Elizabeth of Hungary
1320-25
Fresco, 215 x 185 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

800*1099
True Color
157 Kb



St Elizabeth of Hungary (detail)
1320-25
Fresco, 215 x 185 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

774*1200
True Color
179 Kb



Half-length Figure of a Saint
1320-25
Fresco
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

728*1600
True Color
210 Kb



Half-length Figure of a Saint
1320-25
Fresco
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

745*1600
True Color
227 Kb



Consecration of the Chapel
1320-25
Fresco, 330 x 700 cm
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

1158*750
True Color
183 Kb



Consecration of the Chapel (detail)
1320-25
Fresco
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

773*1200
True Color
167 Kb




Summary of paintings by Simone Martini
Early works | The Maestŕ | Frescoes in the Lower Church, Assisi
Guidoriccio da Fogliano | The Annunciations | Last works
Altarpieces
Altar of St Louis of Toulouse | Cambridge Altarpiece | Pisa Polyptych
Orvieto Polyptych | Agostino Novello Altarpiece | Orsini Polyptych