AGOSTINO DI DUCCIO
(b. 1418, Firenze, d. 1481, Perugia)

The Moon

c. 1456
Marble
Tempio Malatestiano, Rimini

The decoration of the Cappella dei Planeti consist of reliefs representing the 12 signs of the Zodiac and the 7 planets. (That time the Sun and the Moon were thought to belong to the planets.)




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