Sunday, May 20, 2007

Madonna with Angels and Saints

LORENZETTI, Ambrogio (b. ca. 1290, Siena, d. 1348, Siena)
Madonna with Angels and Saints (Maestà) c. 1335
Tempera on wood, 155 x 206 cm
Municipio, Massa Marittima

Ambrogio Lorenzetti (or Ambruogio Laurati; c. 1290 - June 9, 1348) was an Italian painter of the Sienese school. He was active between approximately from 1317 to 1348. His brother was the painter Pietro Lorenzetti.