Sculpted by Canova
Antonio Canova (1 November 1757 - 13 October 1822) was an Italian sculptor from the Republic of Venice who became famous for his marble sculptures that delicately rendered nude flesh.
|St. Petersburg||"many of his finest works made their way to the Hermitage Museum" (wiki)|
|Vatican City||tombs of popes Clement XIV (1783-87) and Clement XIII (1787-92)|
|Venice and its Lagoon||Canova's own heart was interred in a marble pyramid he designed as a mausoleum for the painter Titian in the church of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari in Venice, now a monument to the sculptor.|
|Vienna||Cenotaph to Maria Christina of Austria. at the Augustine church|
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