Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FlorencePalazzo VecchioSala dei GigliStatue of Judith
FlorencePiazza della SignoriaJudith (deposited in the Palazzo Vecchio)
GODS & MYTHS
Bacchus
Bacchanal Bacchanal of children
Amoretti
Various activitiesMaking music
Various activitiesDancing Miscellaneous
Various activitiesEmbracing
Herm
Renaissance and later
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsWind Unidentified wind instruments
Further details
Detail of bronze pedestal of Donatello's sculpture of Judith and Holofernes showing winged amoretti dancing, playing music and carrying standards
ARTIST/CREATOR
Donatello (Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi) (c1386-1466)
DATE
1460
LOCATION
Florence, Palazzo Vecchio, Sala dei Gigli
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Photo by Alinari, Florence, P. I. No. 2485 (then in the Loggia dei Lanzi)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
E. Wind, 'Donatello's Judith: an emblem of 'Sanctimonia'' Journal of the Warburg Institute, Vol. 1, No. 1, Jul., 1937, pp. 62-63.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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