David By Donatello 11 H

David By Donatello 11 H
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Dimension: 4.0"W 4.0"D 11.0"H
Base: 4x4
Material: Carrara MarbleMade from bonded Carrara marble.
Ship Time: 1 weeks
Ship Method: UPS/FedEx
Finish Shown: Carrara Marble


Donatello's bronze statue of David (circa 1440s) is notable as the first unsupported standing work in bronze cast during the Renaissance period, and the first freestanding nude male sculpture made since antiquity. It created a sensation when it was first shown, due to its portrayal of the nude young male. It depicts the young David with an enigmatic smile, posed with his foot on Goliath's severed head just after killing the giant. The youth is standing naked, apart from a laurel-topped Jewish hat and boots, bearing the sword of Goliath. Read more

Price: $124.00