Jacopo della Quercia


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Jacopo della Quercia

(Italian ˈjaːkopo ˌdela ˈkwɛrtʃa)
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(Biography) ?1374–1438, Italian Renaissance sculptor: best known for his marble reliefs of scenes from Genesis around the portal of San Petronio, Bologna (1425–35)
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Upcoming segments include interviews with Howard Bloom, Neal Goldsmith, Rob London, Dave Sheridan, Herschell Gordon Lewis, Jacopo della Quercia, and James Kahn.
The finalists included Jacopo della Quercia, Lorenzo Ghiberti, Filippo Brunelleschi and Donatello.
Siena hosted a citywide exhibition, 'From Jacopo della Quercia to Donatello: the Arts in Siena in the Early Renaissance', while in Connecticut, the Yale University Art Gallery provides a rare chance to see 'Italian Paintings from the Richard L.
Richard has not carried conviction with historians, but his sarcophagus is still to be seen in the church, and early in the fifteenth century he was depicted on an altarpiece commissioned by one of the leading families of the city, the Trenta, from one of the leading sculptors of the day, the Sienese Jacopo della Quercia.