Art of the Western World I

A timeline of artworks discussed in a Lesley University course

Events

Madonna Enthroned with Angels - Cimabue

1280 - 1290

Santa Trinità (Florence, Italy)

Rucellai Madonna - Duccio

1285

Santa Maria Novella (Florence, Italy)

Fresco cycle - Giotto

Approx. 1305

Scrovegni Chapel (Padua, Italy)

Virgin Enthroned With Saints - Duccio

1308 - 1311

Maestà altarpiece, Siena Cathedral (Siena, Italy)

Madonna Enthroned - Giotto

Approx. 1310

Ognissanti Church (Florence, Italy)

Annunciation - Simone Martini

1329 - Approx. 1332

Siena Cathedral (Siena, Italy)

Sacrifice of Isaac competition panels - Brunelleschi, Ghiberti

1401

Baptistery of Saint John (Florence, Italy)

North doors - Lorenzo Ghiberti

1403 - 1417

Baptistery of Saint John (Florence, Italy)

Strozzi Altarpiece: Adoration of the Magi - Gentile da Fabriano

1423

Santa Trinità (Florence, Italy)

Brancacci Chapel - Masaccio, Masolino

1424 - 1427

Santa Maria del Carmine (Florence, Italy)

Gates of Paradise - Lorenzo Ghiberti

1425 - 1452

Baptistery of Saint John (Florence, Italy)

Pisa polyptych, Virgin and Child With Angels (central panel) - Masaccio

1426

Santa Maria del Carmine (Pisa, Italy)

Expulsion of Adam and Eve - Masaccio

1427

Santa Maria del Carmine (Florence, Italy)

Trinity - Masaccio

1427

Santa Maria Novella (Florence, Italy)

Ghent Altarpiece - Jan van Eyck, Hubert van Eyck

1432

Dome - Filippo Brunelleschi

1435

Florence Cathedral (Florence, Italy)

Descent From the Cross - Rogier van der Weyden

1435 - 1440

Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin - Rogier van der Weyden

1440

Annunciation - Fra Angelico

Approx. 1450

Entrance, Monastery of San Marco (Florence, Italy)

David - Donatello

Approx. 1460 - Approx. 1469

Madonna and Child With Saints and Duke of Urbino (Brera Altarpiece) - Piero della Francesca

1473 - 1474

Monastery of San Bernardino (Urbino, Italy)

Portinari Altarpiece - Hugo van der Goes

1473 - 1478

David - Verrocchio

1475

St. John Altarpiece - Hans Memling

Approx. 1479

Old St. John's Hospital (Bruges, Netherlands)

Primavera - Botticelli

Approx. 1482

The Birth of Venus - Botticelli

1482

For the Medici Palace