#545 - from 18 March 2019 to 24 March 2019
Andrea del Verrocchio, Lady with Flowers, ca 1475, marble, 59 x 46 x 24 cm. Florence, Museo Nazionale del Bargello, loan from Ministry of Fine Arts.
FLORENCE – Leonardo is the talk of the town, as always, and even more so now with the 500th anniversary of his death. But who could name his master, the one who trained him during the 1470s? While the creator of Mona Lisa (1452-1519) was rather a solitary genius, Andrea del Verrocchio (circa 1435-1488) was on the contrary a sort of orchestra director at the head [Read]