Research on the Stefaneschi Polyptych
Research on the Stefaneschi Polyptych

Research on the Stefaneschi Polyptych

Giotto in the Vatican Picture Gallery

Thursday 20 October 2016 | 04.00 p.m.
Conference Hall, Vatican Museums

After being the protagonist of the Milanese exhibition Giotto and Italy, the Stefaneschi Polyptych remains the focus of attention in the new volume jointly published by Edizioni Musei Vaticani and Electa: “Research on the Stefaneschi Polyptych. Giotto in the Vatican Picture Gallery” edited by Antonio Paolucci, Ulderico Santamaria, Vittoria Cimino and various authors.

The presentation of the volume, to take place on 20 0ctober at 4 p.m. in the Conference Hall of the Vatican Museums, forms part of the Thursdays in the Museums conference series, and will be entirely dedicated to the intellectual and conservation studies linked to the masterpiece on the occasion of its recent display.

The meeting will be introduced by the Director of the Vatican Museums, followed by presentations by the art historian Serena Romano and the Superintendent of the Workshop of Semi-Precious Stones, Marco Ciatti.