TITO, Santi di
(b. 1536, Sansepolcro, d. 1602, Firenze)

Building of the Temple of Solomon

1571
Fresco, 320 x 285 cm
Cappella di San Luca, Santissima Annunziata, Florence

The Cappella di San Luca (Chapel of St Luke) is a memorial chapel for artists in Santissima Annunziata, Florence. It has belonged to the artists confraternity or the Accademia delle Arti del Disegno since 1565. Many artists are buried in its vault, including Benvenuto Cellini, Pontormo, Franciabigio, Giovanni Angelo Montorsoli and Lorenzo Bartolini.




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