Frescoes in the transept
by SIMONE MARTINI

A group of saints was painted alongside the altar dedicated to St Elizabeth in the right transept of the Basilica. It is an expression of the political and religious feeling that bound the House of Anjou to Hungary.

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Window
c. 1312
Stained glass, 570 x 400 cm
St Louis Chapel, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi


Window
c. 1312
Stained glass
St Louis Chapel, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi


St Francis and St Louis of Toulouse
1320-25
Fresco, 120 x 152 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi


St Elisabeth, St Margaret and Henry of Hungary
1320-25
Fresco, 120 x 228 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi


St Margaret (detail)
1320-25
Fresco, 67 x 55 cm (size of detail)
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi


Madonna and Child between St Stephen and St Ladislaus
1320-25
Fresco, 110 x 200 cm
Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi



Summary of paintings by Simone Martini
Frescoes in the Lower Church, Assisi
Frescoes on the entrance wall and the under-surface of the entrance arch
Scenes from the Life of St Martin
Frescoes in the transept
All paintings



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