Episode 35: San Gimignano: Black Death Paintings in the Collegiata
February 6, 2024

Episode Info:
This episode examines one of the most sinister and violent fresco cycles of the Middle Ages in the cathedral or “Collegiata” of the Tuscan town of San Gimignano. Attributed to a mysterious artist named Barna Da Siena, the frescoes are often used as an example of a “post-Black Death style” of painting.

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