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Antonio Vivaldi

(Venezia/Venice 1678 - Wien 1741)
Italian Baroque composer, priest, and virtuoso violinist
(Wikipedia)
Gianni Aricò
2001

Wien /  Antonio Vivaldi

Description

Carrara marble sculpture group of three female musicians playing violin and contrabass. In front a pedestal with on the front a bronze relief portrait, inscribed antonio vivaldi 1678-1741, and on the back a medallion with a relief of the Doge Palace in Venezia and the St. Stephansdom in Vienna, inscribed "venezia host wien excelsior wien opera with the symbol of the Lions club.

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Inscription(s)

Signed: (portrait) aricò '001, (relief) aricò 2001

Annotation

Unveiled 18 June 2001. Initiative of the Lions Club Wien and Lions Club Venezia.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°12'57" E 16°21'31"

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