MASTER of the Mascoli Altar
(active 1425-1450 in Venice)

Virgin Enthroned Between Two Angels

1430s
Marble
Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice

The anonymous Florentine sculptor, usually known as the Master of the Mascoli Altar, is credited with the lovely tympanum in the Corner Chapel in Santa Maria dei Frari. Here too he used Ghiberti's work as his starting point.




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