Florentine artist who was probably influenced by Etruscan models in his depiction of Satan and Judas in the Arena Chapel of Padua.

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  • Giotto — di Bondone Pour les articles homonymes, voir Giotto (homonymie). Giotto di Bondone Sa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • GIOTTO — Au chant XI de son Purgatoire , Dante fait dire vers 1320 à Oderisi da Gubbio, enlumineur à Paris, que Giotto avait éclipsé Cimabue, comme en poésie le Florentin Guido Cavalcanti l’avait fait du Bolognais Guido Guinizelli. Pour Boccace, la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Giotto — ist: der Name eines italienischen Malers: Giotto di Bondone eine Raumfahrtmission zum Halleyschen Kometen: Giotto (Sonde) ein Bildbearbeitungsprogramm für Hobbyastronomen ein Süßwarenprodukt des Unternehmens Ferrero, siehe Giotto… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Giotto — di Bondone (mejor conocido como Giotto) pintor italiano nacido en 1267 y fallecido en 1337, máximo representante del Trecento italiano. En vida, Giotto fue sumamente reconocido, y recibió muchos importantes encargos, fundamentalmente para pintar… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Giotto — (Dschotto), eigentl. Ambrogiotto Burdone, einer der ausgezeichnetsten älteren italien. Maler, Schüler Cimabues, zugleich Baumeister u. Bildhauer, geb. 1270 zu Vespignano im Florentinischen, Wiederhersteller der Kunst, indem er dieselbe von der… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Giotto — Para otros usos de este término, véase Misión Giotto. Giotto …   Wikipedia Español

  • Giotto — I Giotto   [ dʒotto; nach der Kometendarstellung in Giottos Fresko »Die Anbetung der Könige«; Padua, Arenakapelle], von der ESA entwickelte Raumsonde zur Erforschung des Halley Kometen. Die 1985 gestartete Sonde flog 1986 (als erste Mission) in… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Giotto — /jot oh/; It. /jawt taw/, n. (Giotto di Bondone) 1266? 1337, Florentine painter, sculptor, and architect. * * * ▪ European space program  European space probe that came within 596 km (370 miles) of the nucleus of Halley s Comet on March 13, 1986 …   Universalium

  • Giotto — biographical name 1266/67(or 1276) 1337 Giotto di Bondone Florentine painter, architect, & sculptor …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • GIOTTO —    a great Italian painter, born at a village near Florence; was a shepherd s boy, and at 10 years of age, while tending his flock and drawing pictures of them, was discovered by Cimabue, who took him home and made a pupil of him; never, says… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • GIOTTO'S O —    a perfectly round O, such as Giotto is said to have sent the Pope in evidence of his ability to do some decorative work for his Holiness …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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