PIERO DELLA FRANCESCA
(b. 1416, Borgo San Sepolcro, d. 1492, Borgo San Sepolcro)

7b. Recognition of the True Cross (detail)

1452-66
Fresco
San Francesco, Arezzo

At the touch of the third cross, the young man revived and sat up, thereby revealing which of the three was the true cross of Christ.




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