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

9. Exaltation of the Cross (detail)

1452-66
Fresco
San Francesco, Arezzo

The Oriental noblemen wear splendid Greek headdresses, the exotic elegance of them had been admired by all Florentines at the time.




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