Francesca da Rimini

(c.12551285)

Francesca da Polenta

Francesca da Rimini in Literature:

• Alighieri, Dante (1265-1321): Divina Commedia (Italian)

Francesca da Rimini in Art:

Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (1780-1867)
Paolo et Francesca
1814
Musée CondéChantilly

 

 

Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (1780-1867)
Francesca da Rimini et Paolo Malatesta
1819
Musée Bonnat-HelleuBayonne

 

 

Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (1780-1867)
Paolo et Francesca
1819
Musée des Beaux-ArtsAngers

 

 

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882)
Paolo and Francesca da Rimini
1855
Tate BritainLondon

 

 

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882)
Paolo and Francesca da Rimini
1867
National Gallery of VictoriaMelbourne

 

Born c.1255 Ravenna (Italia)
Died 1285 Rimini (Italia)
Cause of death Murdered (by her husband Gianciotto)
Husband Gianciotto Malatesta (c.1245-1304)
Lover Paolo Malatesta (c.1246-1285)
Occupation Poet Writer