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Ark of Giovanni d’Andrea

Via Manzoni, 4 Bologna (BO)
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Date of last update: 13/06/2018, 16:50

Famous canonist Giovanni d’Andrea is portrayed as he is teaching his scholars, depicted in the most varied poses. The artwork is characterised by its affinity with contemporary local painting, which had great expression and movement thanks to slanted lines.

Ark of Giovanni d’Andrea

Bolognese sculptor
active in the mid
14th century
(Jacopo Lanfrani?)
sandstone
originally in
the church
of San Domenico.