Content of Tour #8d
The Art of the Lorenzetti Brothers

Biographic Outline

Biography of the brothers Pietro and Ambrogio Lorenzetti who formed a link between Duccio and Giotto, between the Schools of Siena and Florence.
Description of Works

Review of the important works of the Lorenzetti brothers, including the frescoes in the Lower Church of S. Francesco at Assisi and the Carmelite Altarpiece by Pietro, as well as several altarpieces and the frescoes of Good and Bad Goverment (one of the most remarkable achievements in 14th century Italian art) by Ambrogio.