Olga's Gallery

Frederick Leighton


Cimabue's Celebrated Madonna is Carried in Procession through the Streets of Florence; in front of the Madonna, and Crowned with Laurels, walks CImabue Himself, with his Pupil Giotto; behind It Arnolfo Di Lapo, Gaddo Gaddi, Andrea Tafi, Niccola Pisano, Buffalmacco, and Simone Memmi; in the Corner Dante. Detail.

1853-55. Oil on canvas. 222.2 x 520.5 cm. Royal Collection (on loan to the National Gallery, London).

Frederick Leighton. Cimabue's Celebrated Madonna is Carried in Procession through the Streets of Florence; in front of the Madonna, and Crowned with Laurels, walks CImabue Himself, with his Pupil Giotto; behind It Arnolfo Di Lapo, Gaddo Gaddi, Andrea Tafi, Niccola Pisano, Buffalmacco, and Simone Memmi; in the Corner Dante. Detail.