Sansovino terracotta taken apart and put back together

A life-sized terracotta Madonna and Child by Renaissance sculptor and architect Jacopo Sansovino has been pieced back together by the experts at Florenceā€™s Opificio delle Pietre Dure after centuries of damage and atrocious restorations. The restoration took 3 years. It started with X-rays and CAT scans taken in Bologna to provided a detailed roadmap of …