The famous Italian house, Visconti, launches its new limited edition, 'Dante Alighieri', in homage to the Florentine literary genius.
Dante Alighieri was a poet, politician, student of philosophy and theology. The pursuit of art and culture were his purpose in life.The masterpiece 'Divine Comedy' was inspired by the love and feelings he had for his muse, Beatrice, for whom he has to go through hell, purgatory and paradise.
The body of the piece is adorned with engravings made with the meticulous scrimshaw technique. The box has two hand-finished statues, an angel and a demon holding the piece.