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One month in Florence with a pocket sketchbook (9)

14 days ago   |   By Urban Sketchers

Nov/25th-27th. Hercules and the Lion is a sculpture in bronze, in a nineteenth-century style, although I read that it was made about 1930. It is in Piazza Ognisanti, very near Piazza santa Maria Novella, where I start to sketch the facade of the church and then I realize the measurements are so exact that the best to do is to take a great lesson of its proportions. It is close to the engraving attelier Lármadillo, where there is a première of our friend Encarna's work.
San Gimignano is a middle ages little town between Florence and Siena. You must try not to miss it if you are around. It...
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