(b. 1436, Lucca, d. 1501, Lucca)

Bust of a Saint

Glazed terracotta, height 40 cm
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest

Civitale was a pupil of Antonio Rossellino, however, he did not follow the painterly style of his master his works are more passive and introspective, like this nice woman portrait.

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