GIOTTO di Bondone
(b. 1267, Vespignano, d. 1337, Firenze)
Tempera on wood, 91x334 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence
This painting was originally on the high altar of the Badia in Florence. It is characterized by a language completely renewed in the 14th-century direction, which was to be at the basis of subsequent developments in Florentine and Italian painting.