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By Marco Fabio Apolloni

Antonio Canova (1 November 1757 – thirteen October 1822) used to be an Italian sculptor from the Republic of Venice who grew to become well-known for his marble sculptures that gradually rendered nude flesh. The epitome of the neoclassical type, his paintings marked a go back to classical refinement after the theatrical excesses of Baroque sculpture. between Canova's English scholars have been sculptors Sir Richard Westmacott and John Gibson.

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Lo scultore di Possagno
La Bottega di Lisippo a Roma
Amore, Religione e morti di Canova
Quadro Cronologico
Bibliografia

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