Art Gallery in Florence

Since 1822, Galleria Pietro Bazzanti holds high the traditional artisan techniques of sculpture in bronze, marble and semi-precious stones. Still today, the gallery is a hub for culture, for meetings for artists and aficionados of sculpture. On the Arno, in the heart of Florence.

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Donatello and the putto in the sculpture – Parte IV

Donatello and the putto in the sculpturePart IV The desire and pleasure that Donatello has in creating the putti makes him sculpt them them at the base of the tomb of the bishop of Grosseto Giovanni Pecci in the cathedral of Siena (1426). They are carved at the bottom, foreshortened, covered by the large parchment [...]

The Bazzanti Gallery and Arno river’s floods

The Bazzanti Gallery and Arno river's floods From the Middle Ages to today, the Arno river has caused about ten disastrous floods in the town of Florence. In all of them the rains have beaten torrentially without stopping for many days throughout the Arno valley, whose catchment area is very large, slightly less than the [...]

The Celestial Sphere in Geneva – Part II

The Celestial Sphere in GenevaPart II In May 2019, the Ferdinando Marinelli Foundry was invited to the UN Palace in Geneva for a preliminary visit to Paul Manship's "Celestial Sphere" Monument located in the park in front of the Palace. Marinelli was accompanied by Carlo Lanaro, owner of Lanaro Steel Technology, specialized in the production [...]