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Florentine Enamelled Terracotta Plaques - Louvre Museum - Pictures & Images

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Pictures & images of the Florentine Enamel Terracotta Plaques of the 15th century from the The Louvre Museum collection, Paris .

Luca della Robbia, 1400–1482, was an Italian sculptor from Florence who developed a technique for glazing terracotta with enamel. He found that the glaze made his terracotta panels more weatherproof so they became popular amongst the Florentines to decorate the exterior and interior of buildings.

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