Della Robbia ware

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variants: or less commonly Della Robbia

Definition of Della Robbia ware

: sculptured glazed and colored terra-cotta work produced in Florence by the workshop of Luca della Robbia and his nephews and followers

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History and Etymology for Della Robbia ware

after Luca della Robbia †1482 Florentine sculptor who developed the process

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“Della Robbia ware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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