Sentence Examples with the word cimabue

Bondone was surprised when Cimabue offered to take his little boy to Florence and teach him to be a great painter.

Giotto and others, the most famous of which are those over the high altar by Giotto, illustrating the vows of the Franciscan order; while the upper church has frescoes representing scenes from the life of St Francis (probably by Giotto and his contemporaries) on the lower portion of the walls of the nave, and scenes from Old and New Testament history by pupils of Cimabue on the upper.

He learned so fast that he could soon paint as well as Cimabue himself.

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One day Cimabue was painting the picture of a man's face.