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Biography for Ercole Ferrata

Born:1610 - Pelsotto, Italy
Died:1686 - Rome, Italy


Pupil of Tomaso Orsolini in Genoa, and of Alessandro Algardi (1598-1654) in Rome.


Member of the Sculptors Guild, 1637.


Ferrata worked in Aquila and Naples, before moving to Rome in 1647. He collaborated on works with his more famous contemporaries, Bernini (1598-1680) and Algardi.

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