Giacomo De Maria e la statua del San Mattia. Il cantiere del Duomo di Milano visto da uno scultore bolognese di primo Ottocento digital
formato: Articolo | ARTE LOMBARDA - 2021 - 1-2
The monumental statue of St. Matthias is located on the north side of the Milan Cathedral. the sculpture was carved between 1810 and 1811 by the bolognese artist Giacomo De Maria. this is one of the interventions for completion of the Duomo, sponsored and encouraged by Napoleon. In order to complete such a huge project the patrons had to employ also artists from other Italian Academies of Fine Arts, like De Maria, who was also regularly taking part to the local fine arts exhibitions...