(b. ca. 1400, Vicchio nell Mugello, d. 1455, Roma)
View of the chapel vaulting1447-49
Cappella Niccolina, Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican
In the vaults of the chapel, the Evangelists are suspended on clouds, amid the starry blue heavens. Their luminous faces and pale garments seem suffused with incandescent light as they compose the Gospels of Christ's life.