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Agostino di Duccio



Agostino di Duccio (1418—81).

Florentine sculptor mainly ot reliefs, possibly a pupil of J. della Quercia. His earliest independent work was probably the altar (completed by 1442) in Modena cathedral. His major work is at the Tempio Malatestiano, Rimini (architect *Alberti, painter Piero della Francesca). A.'s style is essentially linear, his relief work is flat with no attempt at lllusionism.


The Angel Gabriel



Virgin and Child Surrounded by Angels


Madonna del Carmine


c. 1456


Dancing Putti




An angel drawing back a curtain


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