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MANZÙ, Giacomo (1908 - 1991), Sculptor, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MANZÙ, Giacomo (1908 - 1991), Sculptor, watercolourist, draughtsman

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1908, in Bergamo; died 1991, in Rome.

Sculptor, watercolourist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, figures.

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[not available online]Giacomo Manzù worked from a very early age as an assistant to an engraver and gilder. His formal artistic education was minimal, limited to a short spell at the Cicognini academy in Verona while he was doing his military service. He

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