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Allegory of Good Government

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Material Information

Title:
Allegory of Good Government
Alternate title:
Allegories of Good and Bad Government and the effects of good and bad government
Physical Description:
Photograph
Language:
English
Creator:
Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, 1285-ca. 1348 ( Artist : painter )
Palazzo Pubblico, Hall of Peace
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Siena, Italy
Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy
Style: Byzantine Style
Period: Gothic
Movement: Byzantine
Frescoes; murals
frescoes (paintings) --   ( aat )
frescoes (paintings) --   ( aat )
Genre:
picture   ( marcgt )

Notes

Summary:
The general idea is resolved into a multitude of anecdotes. We see some peasants leading their asses to market. These various scenes are most entertaining and furnish much information about Sienese life and customs in the Middle Ages.
General Note:
Beginning Date: 1338.
General Note:
Completion Date: 1339.
General Note:
Close det: shepherd, wool-bearing donkeys, weavers

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - A01-KIF0739
usfldc handle - a1.kif0739
System ID:
SFS0034063:00001

Full Text
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Allegories of Good and Bad Government and the effects of good and bad government.
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b The size of the room is 2.96 x 7.70 x 14.40 m.
Fresco.
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Beginning Date: 1338.
Completion Date: 1339.
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The general idea is resolved into a multitude of anecdotes. We see some peasants leading their asses to market. These various scenes are most entertaining and furnish much information about Sienese life and customs in the Middle Ages.
Close det: shepherd, wool-bearing donkeys, weavers
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Siena, Italy.
Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy.
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Style: Byzantine Style.
Period: Gothic.
Movement: Byzantine.
Frescoes; murals
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Palazzo Pubblico, Hall of Peace.
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