Frescoes in the transept
by SIMONE MARTINI

A group of saints was painted alongside the altar dedicated to St Elizabeth in the right transept of the Basilica. It is an expression of the political and religious feeling that bound the House of Anjou to Hungary.

Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
Window
c. 1312
Stained glass, 570 x 400 cm
St Louis Chapel, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

679*900
True Color
190 Kb



Window
c. 1312
Stained glass
St Louis Chapel, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

469*800
True Color
129 Kb



St Francis and St Louis of Toulouse
1320-25
Fresco, 120 x 152 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

930*631
True Color
172 Kb



St Elisabeth, St Margaret and Henry of Hungary
1320-25
Fresco, 120 x 228 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

1290*600
True Color
144 Kb



St Margaret (detail)
1320-25
Fresco, 67 x 55 cm (size of detail)
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

634*806
True Color
149 Kb



Madonna and Child between St Stephen and St Ladislaus
1320-25
Fresco, 110 x 200 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

1561*750
True Color
222 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