Donatus

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Donatus

(dəʊˈnɑːtəs)
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1. (Biography) Aelius (ˈiːlɪəs). 4th century ad, Latin grammarian, who taught Saint Jerome; his textbook Ars Grammatica was used throughout the Middle Ages
2. (Biography) 4th century ad, bishop of Carthage; leader of the Donatists, a heretical Christian sect originating in N Africa in 311 ad
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However, it is certainly run close by the chiaroscuro delights of the Miracle of Saint Donatus of Arezzo by Ribera (Fig.
They differ in that the Saint Donatus shrine lacks a canopy, and also in that it does not depend on arcuated forms except in a secondary way (the sculptures of the upper registers are framed by arched moldings).
Donatus," that rivalry between the pieve and duomo over the possession and display of the relics of Saint Donatus and Saint James intercisus has a bearing on the iconography of Lorenzetti's high altar polyptych.