Definition of Piero della Francesca in English:

Piero della Francesca

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Pronunciation: /ˌpjɛːrəʊ ˌdɛlə franˈtʃɛskə
 
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( 1416–92), Italian painter. He used perspective, proportion, and geometrical relationships to create ordered and harmonious pictures in which the figures appear to inhabit real space. He is best known for his frescoes, notably a cycle in Arezzo depicting the story of the True Cross (begun 1452).

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