Verrocchio’s David

Also this sweet, young and smug David, sculpted few years after the Donatello’s one, is one of the most significant examples of the Renaissance sculpture that overturn the previous rules to return to the models of classical art.
Verrocchio sculpted this David for the Medici Family, bur in 1476 was bought by the Florentine Signoria. Is exhibited at the Bargello Museum.

 

Height: 47.2″

 

All the Classical and Renaissance art executed by the Marinelli Foundry is created through moulds made directly on the original Works of Art at the beginning of the last century.  These original moulds are owned by and a part of the Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry heritage.