Antico real name: Pier Giacomo Ilario, or Alari, Bonacolsi, Called L'
Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.
Born c. 1460; died 1528, in Bózzolo.
Goldsmith, sculptor, medallist, copyist. Statues, statuettes.
Antico was from Mantua and went to Rome in 1495 and 1497. His first commission was in 1479, for a pair of medals commemorating the wedding of Gianfranceso Gonzaga to Antonia del Banzo. His first visit to Rome, in ...