Stefan Roloff is active/lives in Germany. Stefan Roloff is known for painting.
Biography Stefan Roloff
Ted Pillsbury, the Renaissance scholar and Director of the Kimbell Art Museum, who lived in Texas and loved a good laugh, doubtless simply just had to have this work by German artist Stefan Roloff when he encountered it on a trip to New York in October 2001. The Last Breakfast spoofs Giotto's famous Last Supper of 1300-5, a scene from the magnificent proto-Renaissance fresco cycle he painted for the Arena Chapel in Padua. (Giotto's commission came from a money lender, Enrico Scrovegni, whom scholars argue built and decorated this religious structure to atone for his usury, which was a sin in the eyes of the Catholic Church.)
Instead of a modest meal of unleavened bread, Roloff shows Giotto's Christ and his disciples fe
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