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Cimabue: Mary and Angels, ca.1280
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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[Italian Byzantine Style Painter, 1240-1302]

• Also known as:  Cenni di Peppi
Cenni di Pepo
• Relationships: Apprentices probably included Giotto di Bondone.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteCimabue at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Madonna and Child in Majesty Surrounded by Angels (Maesta), ca.1280

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Virgin and Child enthroned with Two Angels

Notable SiteCimabue at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
4 works by Cimabue

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Virgin and Child

Frick Collection, New York City
The Flagellation of Christ, ca.1280

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteCimabue in the Art Renewal Center
21 works online

Notable SiteCimabue in the Artchive  

Notable SiteCimabue at CGFA  

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
Maesta of Santa Trinita (Uffizi Gallery, Florence)

Notable SiteCimabue in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

Olga's Gallery

University of Leipzig, Germany  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Cimabue  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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