a. robbia


[roh-bee-uh; Italian rawb-byah]
Andrea della [ahn-dre-ah del-lah] , 1435–1525, and his uncle, Luca della [loo-kah del-lah] c1400–82, Italian sculptors.
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Robbia (ˈrəʊbɪə, Italian ˈrobbja)
1.  Andrea della (anˈdrɛːa ˈdɛlla). 1435--1525, Florentine sculptor, best known for his polychrome reliefs and his statues of infants in swaddling clothes
2.  his uncle, Luca della (ˈluːka ˈdɛlla). ?1400--82, Florentine sculptor, who perfected a technique of enamelling terra cotta for reliefs

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