LORENZETTI, Ambrogio
(b. ca. 1290, Siena, d. 1348, Siena)

View of the frescoes

1338-40
Fresco
Sala dei Nove, Palazzo Pubblico, Siena

The picture shows the frescoes of Allegory of Good Government and Effects of Good Government in the City and the Country. The size of the Sala della Pace - called also Sala dei Nove (Room of the Nine) because this was the council room for the Nine - is 14 x 7,7 m.