GHIBERTI, Lorenzo
(b. 1378, Firenze, d. 1455, Firenze)

Baptism of Christ (detail)

c. 1427
Gilt bronze
Baptistery, Siena

This relief forms one side of the baptismal font of the Baptistery of the Cathedral, located below the Cathedral and consacrated to St John. The other side of the fountain contains Donatello's relief the Feast of Herod.




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