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Piero Della Francesca: San Francesco, Arezzo (Great Fresco Cycles of the Renaissance)by Marilyn Aronberg Lavin
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This beautiful series lavishly illustrates the world's major fresco cycles from the early fourteenth through the seventeenth centuries. Each book also contains a comprehensive text, a biography of the artist, a bibliography, and a glossary.
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Francesca (1413?-1492) painted his masterpiece in fresco on the chancel walls of the Church of San Francesco, Arezzo. Art historian Lavin explains the work, which is based on a complex compilation of legend and history, discussing the 15 scenes--the stories they tell and Francesca's art. Illustrated. 10.25x7.75"
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