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GROSSI, Luigi di Giuseppe (<i>died</i> 1795), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GROSSI, Luigi di Giuseppe (died 1795), Sculptor

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born to a family originally from Massa-Carrara; died 1795, in Massa-Carrara.

Sculptor. Historical portraits, portraits.

Luigi di Giuseppe Grossi probably trained in Rome, but went to Stockholm in 1778 with the sculptor J.T. Sergel, then to Copenhagen, where he worked as a modeller at the newly founded porcelain factory. Upon returning to Carrara, he executed the funeral monument of Anna Sophie von Bulow in

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