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Birth of the Virgin (1335-1342)*

Artist/Designer: Pietro Lorenzetti

Project Location: Italy

Figure 1: Pietro Lorenzetti, Birth of the Virgin, 1335-1342. ( Source | Accessed : September 23, 2013 | Photographer: Unknown )


Primary Material(s):
Wood, Paint

Religious Building

Related Website(s):

Significant Date(s):
1342, 1335, 14th Century

Additional Information:
Publications/Texts in Print-
Frugoni, Chiara. Pietro e Ambrogio Lorenzetti. Antella, Firenze, Italy: Scala, 1988.
Norman, Diana. Siena and the Virgin: Art and Politics in a Late Medieval City State. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999.

Additional Information-

Building Address:
Siena Cathedral
Piazza del Duomo, 8, 53100 Siena SI, Italy

Supporting Designers/Staff:

Significant Dates:
Commissioned in 1335
Completed by 1342

Painting, Siena Cathedral, religious, Renaissance

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