Hercules and Cacus
Hercules and Cacus is a white sculpture to the right of the entrance of the Palazzo Vecchio in the Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy.
Hercules and Cacus by Baccio Bandinelli, Piazza della Signoria, Florence
This work by the Florentine artist Baccio Bandinelli (1525–1534) was commissioned as a pendant to David, which had been commissioned by the republican council of Florence, under Piero Soderini (gonfaloniere for life), to commemorate the victory over the Medici.
Reproduction of the statue in marble powder, alabaster and resins.
Height 32 cm – base 11×11 cm
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