Scott Nethersole is senior lecturer in Renaissance Art at the Courtauld Institute of Art and the author of ‘Art and Violence in Early Renaissance Florence’ (Yale University Press).

The Christ Vine and Scenes from the Legend of St Barbara (detail; 1523), Lorenzo Lotto. Suardi Chapel, Trescore Balneario. Photo: Pro Loco Trescore Balneario

Local colour – what the Renaissance looked like beyond Venice, Florence and Rome

A new study focuses on the painters working outside the main artistic centres of Italy

27 Apr 2020