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Giotto and the Humanising of the Adoration Story

Today, Accredited Lecturer Leslie Primo puts the spotlight on Giotto's Adoration of the Magi and explores how the artist humanised one of the most famous stories from the Bible through his depiction of the three wise men.


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Leslie never disappoints, particularly on the subject of the Magi. Thank you for a lovely seasonal look at a beautiful Giotto work.

Jenny Lebus Tue, 07/12/2021 - 14:48 Permalink

Thank you, lovely

jane Tue, 07/12/2021 - 14:01 Permalink

Another fascinating talk. Many, many thanks.The Scrovegni Chapel is now on my wish list (growing!)

Niki Tue, 07/12/2021 - 13:26 Permalink

Informative, well presented - beautifull Giotto painting - thank you

Margaret Haywood Tue, 07/12/2021 - 12:49 Permalink

Beautifully presented. Thank you

Anna Tue, 07/12/2021 - 12:15 Permalink


Anonymous Tue, 07/12/2021 - 11:59 Permalink

What an interesting short film. Good start to my day.

Linda Tue, 07/12/2021 - 11:25 Permalink

Interesting lovely

Patricia Tue, 07/12/2021 - 10:38 Permalink

Well presented and informative talk on a beautiful painting.

Mary Bradley Tue, 07/12/2021 - 10:22 Permalink

Perfect for Advent and enlightening in so many ways, theological, artistic, cultural ... thank you

Diana Tue, 07/12/2021 - 10:15 Permalink