Piero della Francesca, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Piero della Francesca

Italian painter

Date of Birth: 01-Jan-0001

Place of Birth: Sansepolcro, Tuscany, Italy

Date of Death: 12-Oct-1492

Profession: mathematician, painter

Nationality: Italy

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Piero della Francesca

  • Piero della Francesca (, also US: , Italian: ['pj??ro della fran't?eska] (listen); c.?1415 – 12 October 1492), originally named Piero di Benedetto, was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance.
  • To contemporaries he was also known as a mathematician and geometer.
  • Nowadays Piero della Francesca is chiefly appreciated for his art.
  • His painting is characterized by its serene humanism, its use of geometric forms and perspective.
  • His most famous work is the cycle of frescoes The History of the True Cross in the church of San Francesco in the Tuscan town of Arezzo.

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