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GAI, Antonio (1686 - 1769), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAI, Antonio (1686 - 1769), Sculptor

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born 3 May 1686, in Venice; died 4 June 1769, in Venice.


Antonio Gai is remembered chiefly for his Monument to Doge N. Sagredo and the Patriarch A. Sagredo at S Francesco della Vigna, together with his allegorical statues of Faith and Power for the church of S Vitale, and a St Mark for the church of S Maria della Pietà in

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