Europe 1300 - 1800

Italy: 14th century

A new naturalism appears in the art of this period.

1300s (Late Gothic)

Beginner's guide

This period sees beautiful gold-filled paintings, but also the horror of the Black Death.

Places

Florence

Florence

Siena

Siena

Pisa, Pistoia and Rome

Pisa, Pistoia and Rome

All content | Late Gothic

At the end of the 13th century and into the 14th century, artists in Italy began to explore the physical realities of the human figure in space.

Selected Contributors | Italy: 14th century