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Brancacci chapel: photos, description (Brancacci Chapel)

The Church of Santa Maria del Carmine is famous for its Brancacci chapel with the fresco cycle of the Life of the Apostle Peter, "made in 1424-1480 gg artist Masolino, his pupil Masaccio, and Filippino Lippi. The revolutionary use of linear perspective, the drama and tragic realism in depicting characters immortalized the name of Masaccio at the forefront of Renaissance painting. Many great artists, including Leonardo and Michelangelo visited the chapel to explore these amazing frescoes.