Alceo Dossena

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Birthday
9, 1878
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Oct 11, 1937 (59)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
9, 1878
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Oct 11, 1937 (59)

About

Italian sculptor whose dealers marketed his creations as originals by other sculptors. He created the marble piece Madonna and Child.

Before Fame

He was a talented stonemason and sculptor who was skilled at creating classical Greek, Roman, and Renaissance artistic styles.

Trivia

Despite his talents and success, he died a poor man.

Family Life

He was raised in Cremona, Italy by his parents.

Associated With

He and Everett Shinn both exhibited in the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art.