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Vol. 15 - Num. 59

Special Articles

Lorenzo Bartolini's Beneficenze, allegory of Pediatrics?

Carmen Madrigal Díeza, Vicente Madrigal Díezb

aPediatra. CS Bezana. Cantabria. España.
bPediatra. Hospital Universitrio Marqués de Valdecilla. Santander. España.

Correspondence: C Madrigal. E-mail:

Reference of this article: Madrigal Díez C, Madrigal Díez V. Lorenzo Bartolini's Beneficenze, allegory of Pediatrics? Rev Pediatr Aten Primaria. 2013;15:274.e115-e118.

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The interpretation of the sculptural group the Beneficenza, of Lorenzo Bartolini, is difficult. The historical, social, cultural, artistic and personal circumstances of the author allow describing the work as an allegory of the birth of Pediatrics.


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