MASO DI BANCO
(active 1320-50 in Firenze)

Entombment

c. 1335
Fresco
Cappella di Bardi di Vernio, Santa Croce, Florence

This fresco is located behind the smaller tomb on the north wall of the Bardi di Vernio Chapel in Santa Croce, Florence. This tomb (the arcosolium, an arched recess used as a place of entombment) was for the female members of the patron family. The front wall with prophets was painted by Maso di Banco, the interior of the niche is attributed to Taddeo Gaddi.




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