Fountain of the Loggia del Grano

Is a model at a low scale with perfect proportions, details and chisel of the fountain that the Granduca Cosimo II de’ Medici ordered to Chiarissimo Fancelli in 1619 for the new building of the Loggia del Grano in Florence.
This miniature continues the passion, started with Lorenzo il Magnifico of the Medici family in the XV century, for this kind of small scale models of the most admired monuments and pieces of art.

Height: 12.2″

 

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.