Lorenzo Monaco

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Place: Siena

Born: 1370

Death: 1425

Nationality: Italy


Lorenzo Monaco (born Piero di Giovanni c. 1370 – c. 1425) was an Italian painter of the late Gothic-early Renaissance age. He was born Piero di Giovanni in Siena. Little is known about his youth years, apart from the fact that he apprenticed in Florence. He was influenced by Giotto and his followers Spinello Aretino and Agnolo Gaddi. In 1390 joine...