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Aesslinger, Hans

Jeffrey Chipps Smith.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 422 words.

(b ?Munich, fl 1535; d Munich, 1567).

German sculptor, mason and medallist. In 1536 he became a master sculptor in Munich and shortly afterwards entered the service of Ludwig X,...

Agostino (di Antonio) di Duccio

Pier Giorgio Pasini.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 1639 words.

(b Florence, 1418; d ?Perugia, after 1481).

Italian sculptor and architect. His father, Antonio di Duccio, a weaver, reported in his catasto (land registry declaration) of 1427...

Aimo [Amio; de Amis; de Jami; Lamia; da Varignana], Domenico

Andrew John Martin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 780 words.

[il Bologna; il Varignana; il Vecchio Bolognese]

(b Varignana, c. 1460–70; d Bologna, May 12, 1539).

Italian sculptor and architect. He was the son of Giovanni da...

Alberti, Leon Battista

Paul Davies and David Hemsoll.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; History of Art; Renaissance Art. 14384 words.

(b Genoa, Feb 14, 1404; d Rome, April 1472).

Italian architect, sculptor, painter, theorist and writer. The arts of painting, sculpture and architecture were, for Alberti, only...

Albertoni, Francesco

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 12 words.

Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1645, in Bologna; died 1708.

Sculptor, architect.

Alessi, Andrea

Samo Štefanac.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; Renaissance Art. 550 words.

[Aleši, Andrija; Alexii, Andreas; Andrea di Niccolò da Durazzo]

(b Dürres, c. 1425; d Split, 1504).

Dalmatian sculptor and architect of Albanian birth. Although he is...

Aloitis, Pedro de

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 27 words.

Spanish, 17th century, male.

Sculptor, architect.

Between 1660 and 1671, Aloitis sculpted the high altar of the parish church of Deva in the Basque province of Guipúzcoa.

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Alversen, Henrik

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 25 words.

Danish, 17th century, male.

Active in Copenhagen.

Sculptor, decorative artist.

Alversen collaborated on the decoration of the old royal library in Copenhagen,...

Alvino, Giuseppe d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 55 words.

Italian, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born before 1550; died 11 April 1611.

Painter.

Giuseppe d'Alvino was a pupil of the painter and sculptor Giuseppe Spatafora....

Amadeo, Giovanni Antonio

Richard Schofield and Janice Shell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 2259 words.

(b Pavia, c. 1447; d Milan, Aug 28, 1522).

Italian sculptor and architect. He was principally active in Bergamo, Cremona, Milan and Pavia. His professional success, in terms of...