Giotto Di Bondone - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Giotto Di Bondone

Style: Proto Renaissance;Gothic Art

Place: Florence

Born: 1266

Death: 1337

Nationality: Italy


Giotto di Bondone (c.?1267 - January 8, 1337), better known simply as Giotto, was an Italian painter and architect from Florence in the late Middle Ages. He is generally considered the first in a line of great artists who contributed to the Italian Renaissance. Giotto's contemporary Giovanni Villani wrote that Giotto was "the most sovereign master ...