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Praxiteles
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A set of statues of the 12 Apostles made in bronze and about 7 feet high whcih are copies of the famous late baroque set commissioned for the Lateran Basilica and completed in 1719.

– Camillo Rusconi
Andrew
Matthew
James the Greater
John the Evangelist

– Francesco Moratti
Simon the Zealot

– Angelo de’ Rossi
James the Less
Giuseppe Mazzuoli
Philip

– Lorenzo Ottoni
Thaddeus

– Pierre-Étienne Monnot
Peter
Paul

– Pierre Le Gros the Younger
Bartholomew
Thomas

Copies of these statues were also produced by the Meissen porcelan works from the early 18th. century down to the 1950s. Some of the oulds are extant and examples of some of the statues are still available.

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