Guest Post: Part 1 – Clemente Papi: From plaster maker to Royal Bronze Founder

Giuseppe Rizzo is an art historian with a specialism on the life and works of Clemente Papi. Giuseppe works at the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. The history of the first copies of Michelangelo’s David are linked to the cast maker Clemente Papi (1803-1875), who, over the course of his career, made three life-size reproductions of … Continue reading Guest Post: Part 1 – Clemente Papi: From plaster maker to Royal Bronze Founder