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David (Donatello)


David is the title of two statues of the biblical hero by the Italian early Renaissance sculptor Donatello, an early work in marble of a clothed figure ( 1408-09), and ...

Donatello's David


Probably the most famous example of fifteenth-century sculpture is the bronze David by Donatello. Dates for the work vary from the 1430s to the 1460s.

Donatello's David – ItalianRenaissance.org


Information and analysis on Donatello's David, the great bronze nude sculpture commissioned by the Medici family during the Early Renaissance period.

David | artble.com


No records exist regarding the commission or production of Donatello's David. Nothing is known about its origins; the earliest known reference to the statue was  ...

Statue of David - Florence Web Guide


However, whereas Donatello's David was considered too small to be seen from the ground, Michelangelo's statue was considered too great to be 'hidden away' ...

David by Donatello: Bronze Statue, Bargello Museum, Florence


David by Donatello (1440-43): Renaissance Biblical Statue, Free-standing Male Nude.

Palazzo Medici - 'David', by Donatello - Mediateca di Palazzo Medici ...


In the meantime, when the David was transferred to Palazzo Medici, Cosimo probably also commissioned from Donatello the Judith, another bronze intended as ...

Donatello's Bronze David - jstor


The meaning of Donatello's bronze statue of David in the. Museo Nazionale of Florence has remained elusive. The problem of interpretation is compounded by  ...

"virtus perficitur": on the meaning of donatello's bronze "david" - JStor


"VIRTUS PERFICITUR": ON THE MEANING OF DONATELLO'S BRONZE DAVID by Robert Williams to the memory of Peter Meiler. Donatello's bronze David (fig.

Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance . Renaissance . Donatello ...


Donatello's David In 1434, following his triumph over the enemies of the Medici, Cosimo requested a special commission from his friend. A statue of an Old ...

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Donatello, David | Sculpture and architecture in Florence | Khan ...


Donatello, David, bronze, late 1420s to the 1460s, likely the 1440s (Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence)

Donatello, David | Sculpture and architecture in Florence | Early ...


The following is a onversation about Donatello's David between Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker: Donatello, David, circa 1440, bronze, 158 cm (Museo ...

David by Donatello – Facts & History of the Sculpture - Totally History


David is the name given to two sculptures by the early-Renaissance Italian sculptor, Donatello. In 1408, the artist was tasked to carve a marble statue of David, ...