UNKNOWN MASTER, Italian
(active in the 1290s)
Scenes from the New Testament: Nativity1290s
Upper Church, San Francesco, Assisi
This anonymous painter, who worked on the decoration of the Upper Church together with the more famous Isaac Master, is referred to as the Master of Arrest after the scene he painted here.
This fresco is located in the clerestory of the south wall in the second bay of the nave.