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ANGELINI, Giuseppe (1735 - 1811), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANGELINI, Giuseppe (1735 - 1811), Sculptor

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Italian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 15 February 1735, in Rome; died 15 June 1811, in Rome.


Giuseppe Angelini studied drawing under Niccolo Ricciolini and sculpture under the direction of Cavaceppi. He lived variously in Naples, Rome, Paris and London. He worked on the decoration of St Peter's in Rome as well as on the Vatican and the Capitol. One of his best examples of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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