Quai Charles-Albert Besson
(Hôtel de Ville)
Lorenzo de' Medici - Lorenzo the Magnificent (Lorenzo il Magnifico)
Florence 1449 - Careggi 1492
Italian statesman and de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic
ca. 1900 (copy)
Bronze statue of a sitting man in a thinking pose. Bronze copy of Michelangelo's marble statue of Lorenzo de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, called "Il Penseroso" (The Thinker). This 1531 statue is in the Medici Chapel, Church of San Lorenzo, Florence.
- Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (Caprese 1475 - Rome 1564),
Florentine sculptor, , painter, architect, and poet
Sources & Information
Location (N 46°24'5" - E 6°35'27")
Item Code: frra002; Photograph: 4 June 2013
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