Simone Martini
(Italian, 1284 - 1344)

Born in Siena. He was a major influence in the development of the international gothic style.  He worked in a number of places during his lifetime which included Naples, Orvieto and Assisi in Italy and Avignon, France.  Martini's manner of painting, characterized by graceful linear design, elaborately tooled and burnished gold backgrounds and delicate refinement of detail, exerted a wide influence among artists of the international style in the fourteenth century.

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Name:Simone Martini
Dates:1284 - 1344
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This artist has 21 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Pinacoteca Nazionale - Siena(Italy - Siena)3 artworks
Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte(Italy - Naples)3 artworks
Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery(England - Birmingham)1 artworks
Galleria degli Uffizi(Italy - Florence)1 artworks
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - Boston(United States - Boston, Massachusetts)1 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool(United Kingdom - Liverpool)1 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - St Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)1 artworks
Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi(Italy - Assisi)1 artworks
Museo Nazionale di San Matteo - Pisa(Italy - Pisa)1 artworks
J. Paul Getty Museum - Los Angeles(United States - Los Angeles)1 artworks
Barber Institute of Fine Arts (University of Birmingham)(United Kingdom - Birmingham)1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1344).

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