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WILDT, Adolfo (1868 - 1931), Sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WILDT, Adolfo (1868 - 1931), Sculptor, draughtsman

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1 March 1868, in Milan; died 12 March 1931.

Sculptor, draughtsman. Allegorical subjects, figures. Monuments.


Adolfo Wildt studied at the studio of the sculptor Grandi in 1879 and 1880. While his youthful output may not be his best, it is certainly the purest, and it soon brought him a substantial reputation. The Widow, a work

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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