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Paintings done on walls using water-based pigments that are added to plaster and applied over a freshly spread plaster. The earliest frescoes are Minoan (1600 B.C.). In Ontario paintings on walls are not usually done with plaster.

Castello - Sforzesco - Milan - Italy - (15th c.)
L'Aquila - Italy
Megeve - France
Castello - Sforzesco - Milan - Italy - (15th c.)
Château Chenonceau - France (1504)
Hampstead - England