(b. ca. 1386, Firenze, d. 1466, Firenze)

David (detail)

Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

The gaze of the youthful hero is mysteriously spiritualised. The face is modelled with clear contours. The unusual, pointed hat makes a considerable contribution to the striking impression which the profile view of the unique form of this David conveys to us.

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