Cassoni and the Decameron

Master of Carlo di Durazzo, Saladino and Torello Master of Carlo di Durazzo, cassone with panel paintings depicting the story of Saladino and Torello, Museé d'Art et d'Histoire, Nice

Cassoni as Narrative Elements in other stories

(C. C.)

Some examples of Cassoni painting are currently visible online as part of the exhibit, Art and Love in Renaissance Italy, November 18, 2008–February 16, 2009, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, NY.