GIOTTO di Bondone
(b. 1267, Vespignano, d. 1337, Firenze)

Scenes from the Life of St John the Evangelist: 2. Raising of Drusiana (detail)

c. 1315
Peruzzi Chapel, Santa Croce, Florence

We can admire the single well-preserved fragment in the Chapel, the hand of St John the Evangelist to the scene where he resuscitates Drusiana. It is a work of such strength that we think of Masaccio.

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