Artwork Title: Adam - Artist Name: Tullio Lombardo


Tullio Lombardo, 1455 – 1532

In 2002, the plywood pedestal under this sculpture buckled, and it smashed to the ground into hundreds of pieces. It was restored during a twelve-year research and conservation project that was finalized in the fall of 2014. An article about the restoration: A video about the restoration:
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