Battistero di San Giovanni
The baptismal font is hexagonal, decorated with panels depicting scenes from the life of John the Baptist, by leading artists of the 15th century: Donatello, Ghiberti, Giovanni di Turino and Jacopo della Quercia. Six sculptures represent Faith, Hope, Fortitude, Justice, Charity and Providence. There are bronze angels by Donatello and prophets by della Quercia. And completing the intense decorative motif, the walls and ceiling are frescoed.
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Discover the beautiful Italian towns of Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni on this day trip through Tuscany, including a wine tasting. Traveling with or ... Read more
Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes (approx.)