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

In the group of male figures in the foreground watching the miracle, of outstanding quality is the one wrapped in the very full, blood-red cloak and wearing a high, pale blue headdress.




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