Angelo Pizzi

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Angelo Pizzi (1775 – Venice, 1819) was an Italian sculptor, active in a Neoclassical style.

He was pupil of Giuseppe Franchi. He completed the statues of Saints Matthew and Simon for the Duomo of Milan. He made a model for a colossal statue of Napoleon, held at the Brera Academy. He became a professor of sculpture in Carrara, and then in 1807 moved to Venice, and was a professor at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ *Caimi, Antonio (1862). Delle arti del designo e degli artisti nelle provincie di Lombardia dal 1777-1862. Milan, Italy: Presso Luigi di Giacomo Pirola. pp. 159–160.