His paintings on religious subjects are marked by their simple serenity and clarity. He was also interested in geometry and mathematics and was known for his contributions in these fields.
1416/17, Sansepolcro, Republic of Florence [Italy] - died October 12, 1492, Sansepolcro), painter whose serene, disciplined exploration of perspective had little influence on his contemporaries but came to be recognized in the 20th century as a major contribution to the Italian Renaissance. Piero della Francesca. This episode looks at the life and work of the 15th century Italian artist Piero della Francesca.