Mario Sarto

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Birthday
13, 1885
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Sep 13, 1955 (69)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1885
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Sep 13, 1955 (69)

About

Italian sculptor of religious and commemorative art. He made the Ancient Christian Cross, a bronze medallion.

Before Fame

He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera in Milan, then opened his own studio in Bologna.

Trivia

He's most famous for the vast statuary present in the Monumental Cemetery of Bologna.

Family Life

He was the grandnephew of Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto.

Associated With

He worked in Bologna, where sculptor Alessandro Algardi was from.