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

Although thronged together, the people still display different reactions, which are obviously dependent on the distance they stand from the actual event, and which range from dumb amazement through to arms thrown up in horror.

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