Bust of Francesco I d'Este

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Bust of Francesco I d'Este
Gianlorenzo bernini, busto di francesco I d'este, 1650-51, 01.JPG
Artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Year 1650-52 (1650-52)
Catalogue 54
Type Sculpture
Material Marble
Dimensions 100 cm (39 in)
Location Museo Estense, Modena

The Bust of Francesco I d'Este is a marble portrait bust by the Italian sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Completed in 1652, the work depicts Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena. It is in the Museo Estense, Modena, Italy.[1]


  1. ^ Rudolf Wittkower, Bernini, the Sculptor of the Roman Baroque, 1997 (4th ed.), p.272-3