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One of the most famous fresco cycle of the early Renaissance, painted by Masolino da Panicale: its scenes cover entirely the walls of the Baptistery annexed to the Collegiate Church of Castiglione Olona, that was also decorated by Masolino, assisted by Lorenzo di Pietro called il Vecchietta and by Paolo Schiavo. The religious complex was ordered by Cardinal Branda Castiglioni, who, at the beginning of the 15th century, made Castiglione Olona, following the famous definition of the Italian poet Gabriele D'Annunzio, "the Tuscan island in Lombardy". Masolino's refined frescoes, with th