Art & Design
Margarito d'Arezzo ; Bartolo di Fredi (Italian, active by 1353–died 1410)
This panel painted by Margarito d'Arezzo is one of the earliest images in our collection, and was probably painted in 1263-4:
Margarito d'Arezzo was one of the first artists from the Italian peninsula to sign his works.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The most important painter in Siena in the second half of the fourteenth century, Bartolo di Fredi produced numerous altarpieces and fresco cycles over a period of approximately fifty years.
Featured Artwork of the Day: Bartolo di Fredi (Italian, active by 1353–died 1410) | The Adoration of the Magi | ca. 1390