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Let This Be a Lesson: Lecture 4

Marco Pino, The Resurrection of Lazarus, ca. 1570. Oil on panel. Yale University Art Gallery, Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund

“But, Lord, He Stinketh!”: Marco Pino’s The Resurrection of Lazarus

Friday, October 4, 2013, 1:30 pm

Pino was the most important painter in southern Italy during the later Renaissance. We examine his career and have a thorough look at this little-known but superb work, focusing on how he presents a frequently painted Gospel story of doubt and salvation.

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Lecture Video

John Walsh presents Let This Be a Lesson: Lecture 4.

Recommended Readings

There is now a study of the artist in Italian (see Antonio Zezza. Marco Pino: L’opera completa [Naples: Electa Napoli, 2003]) but still very little in English—the Grove article is about all.

To access subscription-only articles, or for assistance with any of the below materials, please visit the Nolen Center Library at the Yale University Art Gallery.

On the Artist

Vargas, Carmela. “Marco Pino.” In Grove Art Online (by subscription only).
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On the Subject

John 11. NIV Bible.
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Note: For the benefit of the lecture audience, we are supplying a recommended reading list as well as links to useful online sources. Any author or publisher who believes that his or her rights have been violated should contact Rights and Reproductions at the Yale University Art Gallery at

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