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Unformatted text preview: 4 other smaller altar pieces for Mary Annunciation of Mary Martini and Memmi - signed and dated First time an altar piece that has a narrative being told. 9ft by 9ft Currently in the Ofitzi museum White Lily - symbol of virginity Olive - symbol of peace Depicts the words the Angel speaks to Mary. Words travel to her. Figure Angel and Mary Figure Birth of the Virgin 1342 Pietro Lorenzetti Narrative 6ft by 6ft Presentation of Baby Jesus in the Temple 1342 Ambrosio Lorenzetti - guys brother Narrative 6ft by 6ft Mother is purified as part of the ceremony Used diagonal lines Sheet1 Page 2 Orthogomals - fool your eye for depth Transversals go across Duccio had not been to the Holy Land so he made it look like Siena. D Siena at war with the Florentines 1280 Town came into cathedral and prayed to the "Madonna of the Large Eyes" (small altar piece) to win the war. Win, thankful, so they build the big ass altar piece....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course AHST 1304 taught by Professor Goode during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.
- Spring '08