GIOTTO di Bondone
(b. 1267, Vespignano, d. 1337, Firenze)
No. 12 Scenes from the Life of the Virgin: 6. Wedding Procession (detail)1304-06
Cappella Scrovegni (Arena Chapel), Padua
Mary is received by musicians at the house of her parents. This group alone lends a cheery air to the sombre procession.