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Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, 1285-ca. 1348.
e Artist : painter.
Allegory of Good Government.
Allegories of Good and Bad Government and the effects of good and bad government.
b The size of the room is 2.96 x 7.70 x 14.40 m.
Beginning Date: 1338.
Completion Date: 1339.
The Allegory of the Good Goverment is situated on the smaller wall opposite to the windows. The composition is built up from three horizontal bands. In the foreground the figures of contemporary Siena are represented. Behind them, on a stage, there are allegoric figures in two groups, representing the Good Government. The two groups are connected by the procession of the councillors.
Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy.
Style: Byzantine Style.
t Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)
Det: Procession of Prominent Citizens (elected consistory)