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MORELLI, Lazzaro (1608 - 1690), Sculptor, stucco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORELLI, Lazzaro (1608 - 1690), Sculptor, stucco artist

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 30 October 1608, in Ascoli Piceno; died 8 September 1690, in Rome.

Sculptor, stucco artist.

Lazzaro Morelli was the son and pupil of Fulgenzio Morelli. He continued his studies in Rome under Duquesnoy, Algardi and Bernini, and became a member of the Accademia di San Luca in 1654. He collaborated on the statues for the colonnade of St Peter's in Rome,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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