Venus in the Shell – Donatello Gabbrielli. Classic statue. Important in terms of size and beauty, the Venus in the Shell is an elegant statue. in cases of outdoor use it is suitable for being positioned in focal points of the space to be furnished. It is suitable for poolsides and in the center of the pond. it is ideal on the ground, but becomes even more important on a base or on a column. At the same time it is an ideal statue for interiors, in the entrance of hotels and restaurants, in the dining room, in the sauna, at the base of important staircases. Sculpture created by the Italian sculptor Donatello Gabbrielli who lived from 1884 to 1955. The original plaster model was purchased to make the cast of the statue in the first half of the 1900s. Made in one size. Handmade with Impruneta clay, resistant to frost at over -30°C with excellent durability, the shape remains unchanged over time. As the seasons pass, it acquires a beautiful surface appearance.