(b. 1503, Firenze, d. 1572, Firenze)

The Miracle of the Spring

c. 1543
Cappella di Eleonora, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence

The Miracle of the Spring and the Gathering of Manna show women and mothers offering life-giving water to their children, while Moses as ruler provides for his people as they gather and preserve food. The woman's tasks for her family are defined visually.

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