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Avignon school. 15th-c.

French school of painting of which the leading known master was Quarton and the outstanding work the beautiful and austere anon. pieta. The school represents the final flowering of Avignon's 14th-c. cultural ascendency during the papal exile.

 


Master of the Avignon School
Vision of Peter of Luxembourg
c. 1450
Musee Calvet, Avignon

 
 

 

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