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BRACCI, Pietro (1700 - 1773), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRACCI, Pietro (1700 - 1773), Sculptor

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Active in Rome.

Born 1700, in Rome; died 1773, in Rome.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues, low reliefs.

School of Rome.

Pietro Bracci's most notable works (all in Rome) include two statues of Clement XII, the tomb of Maria Sobieska in the Vatican, the statue of Benedict XIV in St Peter's, and a relief (St John the Baptist Brought Before Herod)

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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