Florence

A rare masterpiece from a 16th-century female artist is back on view after centuries of disrepair.
A 600-year-old painting leads two art conservators in Florence on a journey that sheds light on the story of the hundreds of thousands of children who were abandoned, and the women who saved them.…
Andrea del Verrocchio (c. 1435–1488) was one of the most versatile, skilled, and inventive artists of the Italian Renaissance.
The date was March 11, 1944. Allied forces were to bomb Florence.