Download image (4.2 MB)
Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation
This tondo shows to what extent Domenico learned the lesson of Gentile da Fabriano. In a similar way to the Strozzi Altarpiece, the traditional subject is depicted as a chivalric or courtly scene, crowded with characters wearing rich and elegant costumes, all described down to the smallest details. This detailed description, which is evident in the landscape as well, and the presence of hunting motifs are the result of the influence northern painting exerted on Domenico. The Berlin tondo is one of the works that demonstrates most clearly the fundamental influences on Domenico's art.
Berlin, Germany, Florence, Italy, Style: Italian Early Renaissance, School: Early Renaissance, Movement: Renaissance, Florentine, Painting, Painting
Style: Italian Early Renaissance; School: Early Renaissance; Movement: Renaissance; Florentine; Painting
Berlin, Germany; Florence, Italy
This material is licensed by USF Libraries for the research and teaching needs of USF students, staff, and faculty only. See: https://lib.usf.edu/collections-and-discovery/collection-management/user-terms/
Only thumbnail images and descriptive information are available to non-USF users. Full access to this collection is available only to authorized users on the USF network on campus or via VPN.
University of South Florida
Art and Art History (Saskia)
Unknown, "Adoration of the Magi (detail)" (2022). Art and Art History Collection (Saskia). 2223.