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Get this from a library! Antonio Canova a Possagno: catalogo delle opere: guida alla visita della Gipsoteca, casa e tempio. [Elena BassiFurther Reading on Antonio Canova. The most important monograph on Canova is in Italian: Elena Bassi, Canova (1943). In English, an interesting and decidedly adverse evaluation of Canova's work may be found in Sir Kenneth Clark, The Nude: A Study in Ideal Form (1956). antonio canova elena
Antonio Canova (Italian pronunciation: [antnjo kanva; 1 November 1757 13 October 1822) was an Italian Neoclassical sculptor, famous for his marble sculptures. Often regarded as the greatest of the Neoclassical artists, his artwork was inspired by the Baroque and the classical revival, but avoided the melodramatics of the former, and the cold artificiality of the latter.
Elena De Canova was born on month day 1863, at birth place, to Giacomo Antonio De Cet and Maria Domenica De Cet. Elena married Giuseppe Canova on month day 1884, at age 20 at marriage place. They had 8 children: Maria Luigia Canova, Angelo Giuseppe Canova and 6 other children. Antonio Canova. The Italian sculptor Antonio Canova ( ) was a leading exponent of the neoclassic style, which dominated the arts in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Internationally famous, he was regarded as the most brilliant sculptor in Europe. Antonio Canova was born in Possagno near Venice on Nov. 1, 1757.antonio canova elena Catalogo cronologico delle sculture di Antonio Canova pubblicato dietro richiesta di S. A. R. il Principe di Baviera (Rome, 1800), p. 9. Melchior Missirini, Della vita di Antonio Canova (Prato, Italy, 1824), p. 108.