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Giovanni Battista Foggini

Giovanni Battista Foggini Biography

Sculptor


ABOUT
Italian sculptor who worked in Florence and was best known for small bronze statuary works, such as the piece titled Chained captive, Africa.
BEFORE FAME
He was an apprentice in the Roman sculptural studio of Ercole Ferrata.

FAMILY LIFE
His parents raised him in Florence.
ASSOCIATED WITH
He was from Florence, Italy, where Daniel French went to study sculpture.
TRIVIA
His masterpieces are considered to be his sculptural relief work in the Capella Corsini of the Chiesa del Carmine.

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