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Francesco Jerace

 (1854 - 1937)
Francesco Jerace was active/lived in Italy.  Francesco Jerace is known for sculpture.

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Francesco Jerace


Francesco Jerace was born in 1854 in Calabria. He began his education as a pupil of his grandfather Francesco Morani who worked as an architect and sculptor. Since 1869 he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples. His teachers were among others Tito Angelini and Tommaso Solari. In Naples, he met important contemporary artists such as Enrico Alvino, Gabriel Smargiassi and Edoardo Dalbono. Jerace worked with the materials marble, gesso and bronze. His oeuvre presents historical, mythological, allegoric and religious subjects as well as portraits and a few genre scenes. Beside from his work as a sculptor the artist was also active as a painter, draftsman, decorator and architect. (msc



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About  Francesco Jerace

Born:  1854
Died:   1937
Known for:  sculpture