Giotto di Bondone
By: Abby Garin
Giotto di Bondone was born in Florence Italy. He later died at age 70.
Giotto was considered the first in a line of great artists who contributed to the Italian Renaissance. He was a great painter and architect.
In 1334 Giotto was appointed Chief architect to the Florence Cathedral and the Bell Tower.
You can see his work around Italy and there is a statue of him in Florence Italy his home town.