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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active in Venice.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Venetian School.

Alberto Abaisi collaborated with his brother Arduino on woodcarvings for the sacristy of the bishop's palace in Ferrara, but was most active in Venice, where he lived from 1436 to 1451.

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active in Bologna.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Bolognese School.

Nicolo Abaisi was a woodcarver who collaborated with Biagio Abaisi on the church of S Michele in Bosco near Ferrara in 1454.

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active at the end of the 15th century.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Decorative schemes.

Venetian School.

According to records, from 1462 to 1486 Pier Antonio dell'Abate, together with the brothers Lorenzo and Cristoforo Canozi da Lendinara, produced woodcarvings for stalls in the churches of S Antonio in Padua, Santa in Monta in Venice and S Francisco in Treviso. Elements of his work can still be found in Ferrara....

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German, 15th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Viennese School.

Achmuller was one of six sculptors who decorated the pulpit of the cathedral of St Stephen in Vienna under the direction of Hans von Bracheditz.

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French, 15th century, male.

Active during the second half of the 15th century.

Born in Auxerre.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Laurent Adam sculpted the episcopal throne in Rouen Cathedral from 1465 to 1469. This work was lost during the French Revolution.

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Austrian, 15th century, male.

Active in Padua, in 1420.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues.

Paduan School.

Aegidius von Wiener-Neustadt sculpted a statue of The Archangel St Michael in Padua for the neighbouring parish of Montermerlo.

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Active from 1511 to 1540.

Born in Sassoferrato (Ancona); died, in Cupramontana (Ancona).

Painter, sculptor, architect. Religious subjects.

Many of Pietro Paolo Agabiti's paintings decorate the churches of his native town. Santa Maria del Piano has a Virgin with St Catherine and St John the Baptist...

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Born 1418, in Florence; died before 1498, in Perugia.

Sculptor, architect. Religious subjects.

Florentine School, Perugian School.

The son of the weaver Antonio di Duccio, Agostino d'Antonio di Duccio produced works in marble and terracotta of the Della Robbia type. His earliest known works are four low reliefs in Modena Cathedral. While living in Florence in ...

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Italian, 13th – 14th century, male.

Born in Siena; died 1350.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues, monuments.

Sienese School.

Agostino di Giovanni was a product of the Pisani School. He married in 1310 and had two sons, Giovanni and Domenico, who were chosen as 'capomaestri' for the construction of Siena Cathedral. He often worked with the former....

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

School of Seville.

Luis del Aguila worked in Jaen under the direction of Pedro de Valdelviria. He was summoned to Seville Cathedral in 1553 to assess the work on the sides of the high altar tabernacle.

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Italian, 13th century, male.

Active in Modena.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

The son of Anselme and the nephew of Arrigo, Alberto da Campione was employed as an architect in the building of Modena Cathedral until after 1244.

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Italian, 14th century, male.

Born probably in Florence.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues.

Alberto di Arnoldo was the son of Arnoldo, Maestro di Pietra, who came to Florence in the early 14th century. His name first appears in 1351, in a document of that period. In ...

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born in San Ippolito.

Sculptor.

Costantino Almerici worked mainly on the sculpture of religious monuments. He worked at the chapel of the Holy Sacrament in Fossombrone in 1572 and executed a statue of the Virgin, now destroyed.

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Active in Valladolid.

Died 1599.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Valladolid School.

Adrian Álvarez was the son of the sculptor Manuel Álvarez. The only records relating to him date from 1589 to 1599. During this short period he carved a tabernacle and a reliquary for the church of S Juan in Medina del Campo. The composition and execution of these pieces show him to be an artist of great merit, and a number of expert reports he was commissioned to carry out are further evidence of the esteem in which he was held. He also executed retables for the monastery of S Agustín in Valladolid, for Coca, Torrelobatan and Zamora. One of his greatest pieces, the retable for the monastery of S Benito el Real, remained unfinished. His wife's name was Maria de Cisneros, but it is not known if she was a member of the great family of that name....

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Manuel Álvarez was a pupil of Juan de Juni. He collaborated with fellow disciples of Juni on the tabernacle of the parish church of Santoyo. The tabernacle was commissioned from Juni by Sebastian Cordero de Nevares, secretary to Philip II and executed between ...

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 1447, in Pavia; died 1522, in Milan.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues, low reliefs.

Lombard School.

Amadeo was the son of Aloisio or Luigi Amadei (?). He later lived in Milan and Pavia. His work, mainly sculptural, can be seen in the Colleoni chapel in Bergamo and the Charterhouse in Parma. He was also an architect....

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German, 16th century, male.

Sculptor.

Two sculptures have been attributed to Andreas von Urach: a Crucifix and a Christ on the Mount of Olives in Offenburg in the duchy of Baden. The sculptures are signed with an A and a U (or V), and are dated ...

Article

Italian, 15th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Angelino da Lecco is known for his Birth of Christ, executed for the charterhouse of Pavia. The work is now lost.

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Italian, 14th century, male.

Active in Siena.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues, monuments.

Angelo di Pietro d'Assisi collaborated with Francesco di Pietro d'Assisi to produce the funerary monument of St Margaret, erected in 1362 in the church in Cortona dedicated to this saint. The artists were also responsible for the tomb of Bishop Ranieri Ubertoni in the church of S Francesco (Cortona) and, according to Venturi, the three statues that decorate the portal of the Palazzo Pubblico in Perugia....

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French, 16th century, male.

Active in Amiens.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

In 1530 Antoine Anquiers made a Funerary Monument of Canon Adrien de Henecourt for the cathedral of Amiens.