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Sunday, November 11, 2007

Giuliano Finelli



Finelli Giuliano (Carrara 1602 - Roma 1653)
Michelangelo il Giovane
Portrait of Michelangelo the Younger
(1630)
Marble
Firenze, Casa Buonarroti


Giuliano Finelli (Carrara 1602 - Roma 1653)
Bust of Scipione Borghese
1632
Marble
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York



Finelli entered Bernini's circle in the early years of Bernini's activity. He derived a keenness of individualisation from Bernini, but does not conceal certain Manneristic motifs.