ROBBIA, Luca della
(b. 1399/1400, Firenze, d. 1482, Firenze)

Cantoria: left side relief (detail)

Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, Florence

Luca della Robbia's famous singing boys on the end panel of the Cantoria - some treble, some bass - offer an unexpected naturalism within the idealized figures and compositions.

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