Ambrogio Lorenzetti's Good and Bad Government

The stunning cycle of frescoes located in Siena's Palazzo Pubblico

Allegory of good government
Allegory of good government - Credit: The Yorck Project (2002)
Where not a single stone has changed down the centuries
You can see Siena from afar, resplendent in its medieval harmony. The three hills on which it stands are the high points in an idyllic backdrop of arable fields, where the edges of the ancient city melt into a countryside which in places looks like the background to Ambrogio Lorenzetti's painting Allegory of Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico. ...
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