* 1 June 1420, † 12 October 1492
Piero della Francesca was born on June 1420 in Borgo San Sepolcro (now Sansepolcro), Italy. Piero della Francesca was an Italian artist who pioneered the use of perspective in Renaissance art and went on to write several mathematical treatises. Piero della Francesca died on 12 October 1492 in Borgo San Sepolcro (now Sansepolcro), Italy.
| | | | created: 2016-08-26 21:11:05 | modified: 2016-08-26 21:11:05 | by: bookofproofs | references: 
 O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014