Sandro Botticelli, Portrait of Dante, tempera on canvas, x cm, Private Collection. Source Dante Alighieri was a Florentine poet of the Middle Ages/very early Renaissance.
Dante Alighieri - statue at the Uffizi, Florence
Dante Alighieri painted by Giotto in the chapel of the Bargello palace in Florence. This oldest portrait of Dante was painted during his lifetime before his exile from his native city - chapter 18
mapsontheweb: “ Dante’s Inferno: a helpful diagram to eternal damnation ”