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St. Francis' Church

What to see in Lucignano, Arezzo, Tuscany


St. Francis' Church is located in the homonymous square of Lucignano. The church, datable between the second half of the thirteenth century and the beginning of the Fourteenth Century, it has a single nave covered gabled, with transept slightly projecting and a polygonal apse, covered with a cross vault and flanked by two chapels. The facewalls bicromo of the facade is rather unusual in a Franciscan church. The apse is open by a mullioned window acute sixth of invoice similar to those of the sides.

There are many frescoes were discovered and restored. Among the most ancient one fourteenth-century depicting the Triumph of Death attributed to Bartolo di Fredi. In the left side of the transept is a large fresco of the sienese school with three scenes in three superimposed bands (St Francis receiving the stigmata, Madonna on the throne with saints Cristoforo and Giorgio, Epiphany).

  • Piazza San Francesco, Lucignano (Arezzo)
  • Religious location



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