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  • SAN GIMIGNANO, a town of Tuscany, Italy, in the province of Siena, 24 m.
  • Of Siena, at an elevation of 1089 ft.
  • In the council chamber of the town-hall (1288-1323) is a fresco by Lippo Memmi of the Madonna enthroned of 1317, copied closely from the similar fresco (the "Majestas") by his master Simone di Martino in the Palazzo Pubblico at Siena; there is also a curious frescoed frieze of 1291, with knights in armour.
  • Domenico at Siena, is also by Benedetto.
  • The cathedral contains other 14th-century and early Renaissance paintings, the former including some Passion scenes, the only certain work of Barna da Siena, and some fine choir stalls.

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