Name: Gianciotto Malatesta

Alternate Name: Giovanni Malatesta

Nature: historical

Political Affiliation: Guelf

Gender: male

Death Date: 1304

Description: Crippled son of Malatesta da Verrucchio, Gianciotto murdered his wife Francesca along with his brother Paolo. According to legend the marriage was arranged by Paolo.

Associated Locations:


Doré, Gustave

Doré, Paolo and Francesca

Flaxman, John

Flaxman, Paolo and Francesca

Genelli, Bonaventura

Genelli, Reading Lancelot

Gozzini, Gianfranco

Gozzini, Paolo kisses Francesca

Ingres, Jean-Auguste-Dominique

Ingres, Paolo and Francesca

Pinelli, Bartolomeo

Pinella, Gianciotto