LA CAPPELLA DEGLI SCROVEGNI. LA RIVOLUZIONE DI GIOTTO

por PISANI, GIULIANO

SKIRA

LA CAPPELLA DEGLI SCROVEGNI. LA RIVOLUZIONE DI GIOTTO

ISBN: 978-88-572-4363-4
Fecha de la edición: 2021
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Encuadernación: RUSTICA
Nº Pág.: 176

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Giuliano Pisani ci accompagna nel cuore di uno dei massimi capolavori dellarte occidentale: gli affreschi dipinti da Giotto nella Cappella degli Scrovegni. Tessera dopo tessera ci svela il mosaico affascinante e complesso della storia sacra, individuando le fonti di riferimento e fornendo una lettura finalmente unitaria e coerente dellintero ciclo. Ne risultano chiariti i numerosi simboli e si individua nel frate eremitano Alberto da Padova colui che fornì al pittore le linee concettuali e il programma teologico. La loro intesa dà vita al capolavoro. Questo mirabile scrigno ci chiama a meditare sulle nostre scelte; ci invita al senso di responsabilità, individuale collettiva; ci indica la via del bene, della giustizia, della speranza, dellamore.
Nella Cappella degli Scrovegni, Giotto rivoluziona il linguaggio della pittura, introducendo il realismo, descrivendo i sentimenti, curando la resa minuziosa dei dettagli, lesattezza architettonica, la scansione dello spazio, la prospettiva che scandisce i piani e crea profondità. E soprattutto il trionfo del colore e della luce.



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