The Moon in the 14th Century Frescoes in Padova

  title={The Moon in the 14th Century Frescoes in Padova},
  author={C. Bellinati},
  journal={Earth, Moon, and Planets},
Padova, already in the 14th century a great culturalcenter of international reputation, struggled withthe problems posed by the Moon with Pietro d'Abano,physician and astronomer. But it was with thegreat painters of that time, namely Giotto andGiusto de'Menabuoi, that its most intimateconnections with the contemporary popular cultureand theology were illustrated. Giotto depicts the Moonin the Giudizio Universale of the ScrovegniChapel (1305). The Moon appears on the upper partof the painting… Expand
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