On this day in 1337…

Reposted from IAS Blog On 7 May 1337 goldsmith Ugolino di Vieri received the first payment for his masterpiece, the reliquary of the Santo Corporale of Bolsena. Payments are recorded for the following two years, reflecting the long process of creating an artwork as complex and monumental as this.   The work was commissioned byContinue reading “On this day in 1337…”

Conference: Art and Economy in France and Italy in the 14th century: new research

Conference: Art et économie en France et en Italie au XIVe siècle. Nouvelles enquêtes,Art et économie en France et en Italie au XIVe siècle. Nouvelles enquêtes, Université de Lausanne, 19-20 October 2017     Programme: Jeudi 19 octobre 2017 Nicolas Bock, Michele Tomasi Introduction 14h30 L’Italie au Trecento et au Quattrocento : da Giotto alla morte !Continue reading “Conference: Art and Economy in France and Italy in the 14th century: new research”