Episode 112 – Arezzo: The Legend of the True Cross by Piero della Francesca
February 6, 2024

This episode examines the extraordinary fresco cycle in the Basilica of San Francesco in Arezzo, Italy. Painted by Piero della Francesca beginning in 1452 in the high chapel of the church, the frescoes are one the most important painting cycles of the early Renaissance and one of the artist’s best-known works.

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