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RICCIO, Andrea (1470 - 1532), Architect, sculptor, goldsmith, medallist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RICCIO, Andrea (1470 - 1532), Architect, sculptor, goldsmith, medallist

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1470, in Padua; died 1532, in Padua.

Architect, sculptor, goldsmith, medallist.

Andrea Riccio, a pupil of Bartolomeo Bellano, worked mainly at the Scuola del Santo in Padua. There he made two bronze reliefs depicting the stories of Judith, David and the Ark of the Covenant (begun 1506, completed 1507); a monument to Abbot Antonio Trombetta (after

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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