Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Treasures of the Medici

One of the treasures of the Medici currently on display at the Musee Maillol in Paris is Botticelli's Adoration of the Magi. The three wise men depicted are Medici portraits: Cosimo the Elder (1389-1464) and his sons Piero and Giovanni. Meanwhile, Piero's sons Lorenzo and Giuliano watch from the side.


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