Bronze Replica of Michelangelo’s David in Florence, Italy

In this 19th-century piazza, a bronze replica of Michelangelo's famous David watches over the city below, surrounded by replicas of allegorical sculptures from the Medici Chapels of San Lorenzo.

Piazzale Michelangelo was designed by Florentine architect Giuseppe Poggi and built in the 1860s. Poggi also designed a monument base dedicated to Michelangelo, intended for copies of the artist's work. The bronze replica of Michelangelo's David was placed there in 1873 and still stands in the...

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