David Victorious over Goliath

David Victorious over Goliath


Giovanni Battista Foggini

(Italian, 1652-1725)


Overall: 41.3 x 47.6 x 31.5 cm (16 1/4 x 18 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.)

Gift of Harold T. Clark in memory of Mrs. William B. Sanders 1966.126


This terracotta model was used to cast part of a series of bronzes on religious subjects. Foggini depicted David humbly, a compelling contrast to the more traditional Florentine approach of David as a proud victor.

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