Saint Augustine in San Gimignano

Gozzoli's Frescoes

in the Capella Maggiore di Sant'Agostino



Contents

 

Barbara's Diary

Firenze

Siena + Galgano

The Landscape

Monte Oliveto

Pienza

Sant'Animo

Arezzo

Montefalco

Assisi

Urbino

Pieve di Romena

Map

 

 

The Parable of the Holy Trinity, 1464-65


St. Augustine (in green skirt) at school in Sagaste, 1464-65

 

 

Gozzoli, San Sebastian, Collegiate Church, San Gimignano. This is a regular depiction of the saint, in the nude spiked by arrows.

Sant'Agostino, San Gimignano, San Sebastian Intersessor. Here the saint together with a topless Vigin and Christ plead to God for the plague ridden town. Unusually Gozzoli shows San Sebastian fully dressed....