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Bust of Canon Ambrogio Ambrosoli

Inscribed on rear base: AL CANONICO AMBROGIO AMBROSOLI PERCHE NEL MDCCCXLVII IN FIRENZE DAL PERGAMO RICORDANDO LA PATRIA CONTRIBUIVA AL RISORGIMENTO D'ITALIA EMILIO SANTARELLI D D D. Half-length bust of a male figure in clerical garb gazing slightly to his right. His stole carved with a...

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Credit Line

In memory of John F. Paramino, Boston Sculptor

Italian (Florence), 19th century, about 1847

Object Place

Florence, Italy

Accession Number

1992.486

Medium or Technique

Stone; Marble

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture