Ambrogio Lorenzetti - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Ambrogio Lorenzetti

Place: Siena

Born: 1290

Death: 1348

Nationality: Italy


Ambrogio Lorenzetti (or Ambruogio Laurati) (c. 1290 – 9 June 1348) was an Italian painter of the Sienese school. He was active between approximately 1317 to 1348. His elder brother was the painter Pietro Lorenzetti. Ambrogio Lorenzetti was highly influenced by both Byzantine art and classical art forms, and used these to create a unique and individ...