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Famous Gian Lorenzo Bernini Sculptures

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List of famous Gian Lorenzo Bernini sculptures, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. A celebrated artist around the world, Gian Lorenzo Bernini has created some of the most historic sculptures of all time. These popular Gian Lorenzo Bernini sculptures fetch insane amounts of money at art auctions, so if you want to buy one then start saving your money now. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see sculptures that Gian Lorenzo Bernini created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned Gian Lorenzo Bernini sculptures by clicking the names of the pieces.

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  • Aeneas, Anchises, and Ascanius is a sculpture by the Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini created circa 1618-19. Housed in the Galleria Borghese in Rome, the sculpture depicts a scene from the Aeneid, where the hero Aeneas leads his family from burning Troy.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
    • Subject: Ascanius, Anchises, Aeneas
    • Art Form: Sculpture
    • Period / Movement: Baroque
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    Charity with Four Children

    Charity with Four Children is a sculpture by the Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Executed between 1627 and 1628, the work is housed in the Vatican Museums in Vatican City. The small terracotta sculpture represents Charity breast-feeding a child, with three other children playing. There is an imprint of the artist's thumbprint in the clay.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
    • Art Form: Sculpture
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  • The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa is the central sculptural group in white marble set in an elevated aedicule in the Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome. It was designed and completed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, the leading sculptor of his day, who also designed the setting of the Chapel in marble, stucco and paint. It is generally considered to be one of the sculptural masterpieces of the High Roman Baroque. It pictures Teresa of Ávila.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
    • Subject: Teresa of Ávila
    • Art Form: Sculpture
    • Period / Movement: Baroque
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  • Neptune and Triton
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    Neptune and Triton is an early sculpture by the Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini. It is housed in the Victoria and Albert Museum of London and was executed c. 1622–1623. Carved from marble, it stands 182.2 cm in height.... more on Wikipedia
    • Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
    • Subject: Neptune, Triton
    • Art Form: Sculpture
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