How to Read Paintings: The Resurrection by Piero della Francesca

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

The Resurrection (c. 1460s) by Piero della Francesca. Fresco. Palazzo della Residenza in the town of Sansepolcro, Tuscany, Italy. Image source Wikimedia Commons
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
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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