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Piazza della Signoria
(Loggia dei Lanzi)

Virtù cardinali

The Cardinal Virtues

Agnolo Gaddi

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On the façade of the Loggia, below the parapet, are trefoils with allegorical figures of the four cardinal virtues by Agnolo Gaddi. Their blue enamelled background is the work of Leonardo, a monk, while the golden stars were painted by Lorenzo de' Bicci.

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Prudenza / Prudence

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Giustizia / Justice

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Temperanza / Temperance

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Fortezza / Fortitude



Locatie (N 43°46'9" - E 11°15'19") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: itto051; Photograph: 8 May 2017
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