The foot of Faith by Piero Del Pollaiolo
August 19, 2013
I’ll be posting in some kind of loose random reverse order images from the trip.
Here, Piero Del Pallailo’s foot of the figure of Faith. Once again, rooms in the Uffizzi – hot, crowded, and even as I don’t have words – it was so astounding to see these works at all, yet alone being forced (ha ha) to see them from less than a foot away sometimes. Just try to get that close in an empty room over here.
Even as Del Palliolo’s design and draftsmanship was over the top impeccable and elegant, that young upstart Botticelli….