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Desiderio da Settignano

[Italian Early Renaissance Painter and Sculptor, ca.1430-1464]

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Notable SiteDesiderio da Settignano at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Coat of Arms of the Minerbetti Family, ca.1457

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Studies of the Virgin and Child, 1455

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
3 sculptures

Notable SiteDesiderio da Settignano at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
3 works by Desiderio da Settignano

Notable SiteDesiderio da Settignano at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Info about a 2007 exhibition: "Desiderio da Settignano: Sculptor of Renaissance Florence"

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Virgin and Child

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
7 works by or related to the artist

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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The Virgin and Child

State Museums of Berlin
Marietta Strozzi, ca.1460

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

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The Virgin and Child

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Notable SiteDesiderio da Settignano in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteDigital Images Photography by Ron Reznick
The Madonna and Child

Notable SiteDesiderio da Settignano in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

1200 Years of Italian Sculpture (mostly in Italian)  

Boston College Fine Arts Department

California State University WorldImages Database  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Desiderio da Settignano  
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Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
Biography of the artist. Detailed, but Vasari's anecdotes are sometimes inaccurate.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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