How to Read Paintings: The Resurrection by Piero della Francesca

An image of grandeur and eminence that describes Christ’s victory over death

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The Resurrection (c. 1460s) by Piero della Francesca. Fresco. Palazzo della Residenza in the town of Sansepolcro, Tuscany, Italy. Image source Wikimedia Commons
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Left: The Resurrection (c. 1460s) by Piero della Francesca. Image source Wikimedia Commons. Right: Jupiter and Thetis (1811) by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Image source Wikimedia Commons
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Detail of ‘The Resurrection’ (c. 1460s) by Piero della Francesca. Fresco. Palazzo della Residenza in the town of Sansepolcro, Tuscany, Italy. Image source Wikimedia Commons
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