TORRITI, Jacopo
(active c. 1270-1300)

Apse mosaic, window level: 2. Nativity

1296 (completed)
Mosaic
Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome

Five scenes from the life of Mary are beneath the Coronation of the Virgin at window level: the Annunciation, the Nativity, the Adoration of the Kings, the Presentation in the Temple, and the Dormition.

The picture shows the Nativity.




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