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Did Giotto work for Philip the Bold?

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Did Giotto work for Philip the Bold?

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Giotto di Bondone was a significant artist and architect of the late 13th and early 14th centuries who played a crucial role in the transition of Western art from the late medieval period to the Renaissance. Among Giotto's best-known works are his fresco cycles in Padua's Scrovegni Chapel and paintings such as Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata.

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The late medieval artist Giotto never worked for Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. In fact, Giotto never actually lived at the same time as Philip...

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Giotto di Bondone: Biography, Paintings & Frescoes
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Who was Giotto di Bondone? Learn about Giotto’s life, influences, and style. Read about Giotto’s contribution to the development of the Italian Renaissance.


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