These emblems are repeated in the hands of the putti on either side of the steps.
Have Correggio's putti grown up yet and walked out of their frames?
While the plastic arts at all events distinguished between angels and putti, and used the former for all serious purposes.
The erect form of the Madonna is relieved in striking chiaroscuro against the mantle, upheld by putti.
A marble doorway surrounded by two putti bearing a shield, leads to the Hall of Saints.
With four putti climbing over a circular balcony, seen in steep perspective, and covered with beautiful vine leaves and flowers.
The monument stands under an arch, on which are three putti who hold up some folds as if they were opening the curtain of heaven.
The composition is crowned by a tympanum and putti suggested by Donatello's Annunciation.
Round the upper frieze are putti hunting, bearing garlands, &c.
The paradox of the pulpits consists in the frieze of putti above the reliefs: putti who dance, play, romp, and run about.