A Look Back: Mino da Fiesole and the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome

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Please enjoy a great article originally printed in August 2016 and written by the Curator of Medieval Art at the Cleveland Museum of Art, Stephen N. Fliegel. 

In 1459, Mino da Fiesole, a sculptor from Tuscany, journeyed to Rome to work on the ciborium for the


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