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SANGALLO, Francesco da (1494 - 1576), Sculptor, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SANGALLO, Francesco da (1494 - 1576), Sculptor, architect

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1 March 1494; died 17 February 1576.

Sculptor, architect.

Francesco da Sangallo was the son of Giuliano da Sangallo, and brother of Sebastiano Sangallo. He was influenced by Michelangelo in Rome, and sculpted tombs in Rome, Florence, Monte Cassino and Naples.

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