Antonio Canova

Born: 1757
Died: 1822
Biography
Neoclassical sculptor, painter, draughtsman, and architect, in Venice and (from 1779) Rome.
 
Works of Art: 1
Books: 12
Archives: 56
Works associated with

Drawing after Antonio Canova's 'Sleeping...   
Drawing after Antonio Canova's 'Sleeping...
before December 1820
Unknown artist
  

Quatremère de Quincy, Antoine-Chrysostome   Lettres Écrites De Londres A Rome, Et Addressées A M. Canova; Sur Les Marbres d'Elgin, ou les Sculptures du temple de Minerve à Athenes: Par M. Quatremère De Quincy. - - A Rome. 1818.   
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Saggio Sulla Vita E Sulle Opere Di Antonio Canova   - Pisa [1825]   
06/3685   
Le Sculture E Le Pitture Di Antonio Canova Pubblicate Fino A Quest'Anno 1795. [Epigraph]   - In Venezia [1796]   
06/3684   
Missirini, Melchiore   Della Vita Di Antonio Canova Libri Quattro Compilati Da Melchior Missirini Terza Edizione Con Correzioni, Aggiunte E Medaglie. - Milano [1825]   
06/3680   
Memes, John Smythe   Memoirs Of Antonio Canova, With A Critical Analysis Of His Works, And An Historical View Of Modern Sculpture. ... By J.S. Memes, A.M. Member Of The Astronomical Society Of London, &c. - Edinburgh: 1825.   
06/3681   
Outline Engravings And Descriptions Of The Woburn Abbey Marbles   - [S.l.: [1822]   
05/3569   
Quatremère de Quincy, Antoine-Chrysostome   Canova Et Ses Ouvrages Ou Mémoirs Historiques Sur La Vie Et Les Travaux De Ce Célèbre Artiste Par M. Quatremère De Quincy De L'Institut Royal De France (Académie Des Inscriptions Et Belles-Lettres) Secrétaire Perpétuel De L'Académie Des Beaux-Arts. - Paris. [1834]   
05/3215   
Cicognara, Leopoldo, Conte   Biografia Di Antonio Canova Scritta Dal Cav. Leopoldo Cicognara Aggiuntivi I. Il Catalogo Completo Delle Opere Del Canova. II. Un Saggio Delle Lettere Familiari. III. La Storia Della Sua Ultima Malattia Scritta Dal Dott. Paolo Zannini. - Venezia 1823   
05/1932   
D'Este, Antonio   Memorie Di Antonio Canova Scritte Da Antonio D'Este E Pubblicate Per Cura Di Alessandro D'Este Con Note E Documenti. - Firenze. 1864.   
05/1931   
Missirini, Melchiore   Della Vita Di Antonio Canova Libri Quattro Compilati Da Melchior Missirini - Prato [1824]   
05/1928   
Visconti, Ennio Quirino   A Letter From The Chevalier Antonio Canova: And Two Memoirs Read To The Royal Institute Of France On The Sculptures In The Collection Of The Earl Of Elgin; By The Chevalier E.Q. Visconti, Member Of The Class Of The Fine Arts, And Of The Class Of History And Ancient Literature; Author Of The Iconographie Grecque, And Of The Museo Pio-Clementino. Translated From The French And Italian. - London: 1816.   
05/1762   
Engravings And Etchings Of The Principal Statues, Busts, Bass-reliefs, Sepulchral Monuments, Cinerary Urns, &c. In The Collection Of Henry Blundell, Esq. At Ince. Vol. I. (II.)   - [1809]   
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MAR/3/9    William Calder Marshall, Rome, to his father    18 May 1837    Item   
RI/1/38    W.B. Richmond, Venice, to Julia Richmond    7 Sep 1866    Item   
GI/3/61    Note of a passage from a work relating to Canova    c. 1850    Item   
GI/1/376    John Gibson [to the secretary of the Royal Academy of Milan]    c. 1861    Item   
GI/1/231    [John Gibson, to the Marquess of Londonderry]    [20 Nov 1860]    Item   
GI/1/100    William Henry Doeg, Heywood's Bank, Manchester, to John Gibson    16 Jan 1864    Item   
GI/1/95    Devonshire, Chatsworth [to John Gibson]    07 Nov 1832    Item   
GI/1/94    Devonshire, Chatsworth [to John Gibson]    17 Oct 1821    Item   
AND/16/178    Newspaper cutting    [May 1817]    Item   
JU/11/289    Antonio Canova, Roma [to an unidentified recipient]    19 Jan 1817    Item   
JU/6/154    Richard Westmacott, S. Audley Street [to James Elmes Esq, 29 Charlotte St., Portland Place]    25 Oct 1822    Item   
RAA/PRA/1/1/1    John Gibson, Rome, to Sir Charles [Eastlake]    12 Nov 1864    Item   
LAW/9/30    Press cuttings concerning the activities of Thomas Lawrence    1814-c.1823    Item   
LAW/5/199    L. Cicognara, Venice, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, first painter of Great Britain    15 Dec 1827    Item   
LAW/5/81    Vincenzo Camuccini, Rome, to [Thomas Lawrence]    25 Oct 1826    Item   
LAW/4/167    [copy] Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, to Charles Eastlake, Rome    19 Nov 1823    Item   
LAW/4/153    Cth. Fanshawe, 15 Berkley Square, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square    [c.Sep 1822]    Item   
LAW/4/130    E. Devonshire, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    15 May 1823    Item   
LAW/4/104    [Duchess of Devonshire], Rome, to Sr. Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    15 Mar 1823    Item   
LAW/4/86    Sam. Woodburn, Hotel Dumont, via della Croce, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, russell Square, London    19 Feb 1823    Item   
LAW/4/83    E.D., Rome, to Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    30 Dec 1822    Item   
LAW/4/80    Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to [David Wilkie?]    18 Dec 1822    Item   
LAW/4/73    V.L., Verona, to [Thomas Lawrence]    21 Nov 1822    Item   
LAW/4/61    G. Batta. Canova, Rome, to Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    28 Nov 1822    Item   
LAW/4/50    A. Canova, Rome, to Sig. Cav. Lawrence, Russell Square, London    17 Aug 1822    Item   
LAW/4/49    C. Eastlake, 12 Piazza Mignanelli, Rome, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    15 Aug 1822    Item   
LAW/4/42    Joseph Gott, 18 Via di Sn. Isidoro    27 Jul 1822    Item   
LAW/4/20    G.H. Beaumont, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Bedford Square, London    14 May 1822    Item   
LAW/4/258    Leopoldo Cicognara, Venice, to [Thomas] Lawrence    14 Nov 1824    Item   
LAW/4/292    Leopoldo Cicognara, Venezia, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Premier Peintre de S.M. Britanique, London    15 Dec 1824    Item   
LAW/4/8    Wm. Etty, Casa di Signor D'Orville, British Vice Consul, Venice to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square    26 Mar 1822    Item   
LAW/4    Autographs volume 4    1822-1825    Series   
LAW/3/265    Wm. Lock, Florence, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    18 Mar 1821    Item   
LAW/3/242    Antonio Canova, Rome, to [Thomas Lawrence]    16 Dec 1820    Item   
LAW/3/241    Drawing of a sleeping Venus    [c.1820]    Item   
LAW/3/228    [draft] [Thomas Lawrence], Marquess [Canova]    [1818]    Item   
LAW/3/219    E. Devonshire, Naples, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    7 & 14 Oct 1820    Item   
LAW/3/147    E. Devonshire, Rome, to Sr. Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    27 May 1820    Item   
LAW/3/111    E. Devonshire, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    20 Apr 1820    Item   
LAW/3/98    Antonio Canova, Roma, to [Thomas Lawrence]    18 Mar 1820    Item   
LAW/3/95    Count Cicognara, Venice to [un-named]    1 Mar 1820    Item   
LAW/3/94    Lord Burghersh, Florence, to Sir Thomas    3 Mar 1820    Item   
LAW/3/78    Eth. Devonshire, Rome, to [Thomas Lawrence]    25 Dec 1819    Item   
LAW/3/73    T[homas] L[awrence], Palazzo Quirinale, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury    6 Oct 1819    Item   
LAW/3/62    Antonio Canova, Rome, to [Thomas Lawrence]    8 Jun 1819    Item   
LAW/3/54    E.D., to Sir Thomas Lawrence    [6 Jun 1819]    Item   
LAW/3/39    Thos Lawrence, Rome, Grande Bretagne, to [Joseph Farington]    19 May 1819    Item   
LAW/3/34    E. Devonshire, to [Thomas Lawrence]    [15 May 1819]    Item   
LAW/2/276    Antoine Canova, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    30 May 1818    Item   
LAW/2/168    Antonio Canova, Rome, to [Thomas Lawrence]    15 Nov 1816    Item   
LAW/2/129    G.A. Puattini, Secretary, to Sig. Cav. Lawrence    30 Feb 1816    Item   
LAW/3    Autographs volume 3    1819-1822    Series   
RAA/SEC/1/38    Paper by Antonio Canova    1817    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/59/16    Prince Hoare, Buckingham Street, to Henry Howard    05 Aug 1819    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/59/13    Prince Hoare, Buckingham Street [to the Secretary]    31 May 1817    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/59/10    Prince Hoare, Beckenham, Kent, to Henry Howard    24 Jan 1815    Item