Death of Francesco Sassetti (tomb relief in cappella Sassetti).

Giuliano da Sangallo.
Marble, traces of guilding. 1480s.

Florence, Church Santa Trinita
(Chiesa di Santa Trinita)

Origin:
The composition of the central scene is based on an ancient sarcophagus relief “Death of Meleager” from the Borghese collection (now in the Louvre, inv. No. Ma 539).
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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