Vincenzo Danti Perugian Mannerist sculptor

born in Perugia (1530) and died in Perugia (1576), aged 46

Museum of the Opera del Duomo of Florence Florence see all

Piazza Perugia Cathedral Perugia see all

Bronze Sculpture


Beheading of John the Baptist see all

Figure Group

Monumental Portrait


1530 in Perugia

Vincenzo Danti is born in Perugia.

1553 aged 23

Vincenzo Danti creates a sculpture called Pope Julius III .

1567 aged 37 in Seravezza

May 4

Giambologna writes to Francesco I de' Medici to ask if his colleague Vincenzo Danti could select a block for his Florence Triumphant Over Pisa when he visits the marble quarries at Seravezza.

1569 aged 39

Vincenzo Danti works on a bronze sculpture called The Beheading of John the Baptist over the course of two years until 1571.

1576 aged 46 in Perugia

May 26

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