The Liberty of Poetry Statue at the Basilica di Santa Croce in Florence
Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, creator of the Statue of Liberty in New York, lived in Florence in 1870. It was in that year that the artist Pio Fedi was creating the sample in plaster of the funerary monument of Giovanni Battista Niccolini. The statue done in marble was placed in the church of Santa Croce in the year 1883..The statue created by Bartholdi was placed in the bay of New York in 1887.
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