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Churches >  Church of San Giobbe
Martini Chapel Vault - particular

Author: Luca Della Robbia
Century: XV°
DATE: 1475 ca.  POSITION: second chapel on the left - Martini chapel (n° 21 on the map) MATERIAL: terra-cotta picture window

The large semicircular dome that overlooks the presbytery is decorated with the image of Eternal Father in the center; in the four corners the Four Evangelists are depicted in bas relief (n° 15 on the map). The entire sculptural group is attributed to Pietro Lombardo, however more recent studies credit the works  of Saints Luke and Matthew respectively to Antonio and Tullio,  the sculptor's sons.
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