Mosca, Giovanni Maria, (Biographical details)

Mosca, Giovanni Maria, (sculptor/medallist; Italian; Male; 1495 - 1574)

Also known as

Mosca, Giovanni Maria,; Giovanni Maria Mosca

Biography

Giovanni Maria Mosca of Padua was the most important sculptor in sixteenth-century Poland, where he lived and worked from about 1529 until his death. He was the son of Mateo Mosca (q.v), a boatman.

Bibliography

Attwood, Philip, 'Italian Medals c.1530-1600 in British Public Collections', Vol. 1, (London: 2003), pp.461-462.