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Mirandola
Modena (prov.)

Emilia-Romagna

Piazza della Costituente 32-34

Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani

Portrait medaillons of famous Italians

(artist?)
early 20th century

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Description

Five medaillons with relief portraits.

Mirandola - Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani
cristoforo colombo

Christoforo Colombo / Christopher Columbus
(Republic of Genua, c. 1451 - Valladolid 1506), Italian explorer, who under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents (see Background Information).

Mirandola - Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani
galileo galilei

Galileo Galilei
(Pisa 1564 - Arcetri 1642)
Italian polymath: astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician
(Wikipedia).

Mirandola - Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani
giovanni pico

Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
(Mirandola 1463 - Firenze/Florence 1494)
Italian Renaissance nobleman and philosopher
(Wikipedia).

Mirandola - Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani
dante aligheri

Durante degli Alighieri, known as Dante
(Firenze 1265 - Ravenna 1321)
Italian poet of the Late Middle Ages
(Wikipedia).

Mirandola - Medaglioni ritratto di illustri italiani
raffaello sanzio

Raphael
(Urbino 1483 - Rome 1520)
Italian Renaissance painter and architect (Wikipedia).

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Italy
  • Columbus, Christopher (portrait)
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Humanist
  • Pico della Mirandola, Giovanni
  • Rafael (painter)
  • Exact Location Unknown

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