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Carlini, Agostino (c. 1718-1790), sculptor

Marjorie Trusted

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/4686
Carlini, Agostino (c. 1718-1790), sculptor

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Carlini, Agostino (c. 1718-1790), sculptor, was almost certainly born and trained in Genoa. He is first recorded as working at The Hague under the architect Pieter de Swart (1709-1773) for William IV of Orange from 1748 until about 1753-4. During these years he carved decorative wood fittings for the Paleis ...

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