History of Medieval Art I [Sede TN] (2017/2018)

Course code
4S001231
Name of lecturer
Laura Cavazzini
Coordinator
Laura Cavazzini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ART/01 - HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL ART
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre - sede Trento dal Feb 12, 2018 al May 31, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to analyze the history of St. Francis church in AssisiT: its historical genesys and the development of history of art inside.

Syllabus

The history of the building , starting from its foundation in 1228, and the salient moments of its decoration will be taken into consideration: starting from the large painted cross commissioned by Frate Elia to the painter Giunta Pisano, to the first pictorial cycle dedicated to Saint Francis, in the lower church, by the so-called Master of San Francesco, to Giotto's frescoes in the upper church.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Roger Fry Giotto Abscondita 2008 in particolare: Laura Cavazzini, Roger Fry, il cantiere di Assisi e la "questione giottesca", in R. Fry, Giotto, Milano 2008, pp. 65-80
Serena Romano La O di Giotto Electa 2008 SOLO PER CHI NON HA FREQUENTATO LE LEZIONI
Luciano Bellosi La pecora di Giotto Abscondita 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018