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Possibly a representation of Michelangelo Caetani (Rome, 20 March 1804 - Rome, 12 December 1882)
In Siena he made some busts for the Hall of the Risorgimento of the Public Palace, now housed in the Museum and in 1848 he worked on the restoration of the Chapel Square.
There he was also commissioned working on two commissions in the memory of the engineer Giuseppe Pianigiani, he made a bust to be placed in the Hall of the Consistory of the Public Palace and a monument for the church of San Domenico, begun by Becheroni just before he died concluded by Tito Sarrocchi, comprising a base with three bas-reliefs of allegorical of physics, on which there is the full-length statue of Pianigiani.
He Died at a very young age, his tombstone was performed by the same Sarrocchi.
|Height||65.00 cm||(25.59 inches)|
|Width||51.00 cm||(20.08 inches)|
|Depth||30.00 cm||(11.81 inches)|
Unit L49, Admiral Vernon
141-149, Portobello Road