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della Quercia, Jacopo Line breaks: Ja¦copo della Quer|cia
Pronunciation: /ˌdɛlə ˈkwɛːtʃə/
/ˌdella ˈkwertʃa/

Definition of della Quercia, Jacopo in English:

( Circa 1374–1438), Italian sculptor. He is noted for his tomb of Ilaria del Carretto in Lucca cathedral (circa 1406) and for the biblical reliefs on the portal of San Petronio in Bologna (1425–35).

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