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Last NameMantuana / Scultori    
Given NameDiana °    
alt. NamesD. M. ; Diana Scultori / Diana Mantovana / Diana Capriani / Diana Ghigi / Diana Ghisi ;     
Marriage1: architect Franceso de Volterra (15xx-1xxx) in 1575 ; 2: Giulio Pelosi (1xxx-1xxx)    
Year born1547 c. in Mantua, Italy    
Year died1612    
Place of deathRome, Italy    
Father's occupationGiovanni Battista Scultori (15xx-1xxx)    
Relativesengraver-> Adamo Scultori (15xx-1xxx) (brother)    
Educationby her husband and other family members    
Country of ActivityItaly    
Worked for    
Patronagemember of Compagnia di S.Giuseppe di Terra Santa in Rom; papal court in Rome    
Collaboratorshusband ; draughtsman Battista Gioldo of Como ;    
Techniquescopper engravings from models and drawings ; architectural, botanical, and ornamental drawing and copper engraving    
Sample(s)www.hellenica.de/Griechenland/Mythos/Bild/LetoDianaScultori.jpg ; http://de.zisska.de/items/2128-knstlergraphik-scultori-diana ;    
Archival sourcessee links in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diana_Scultori ;    
Published sourcesAKL ; Evelyn Lincoln: Models for science and craft, in: Visual resources 17, 1 (2001) ; ThB V 567 ; Sachiko Kusukawa: Painting the Book of Nature (Chicago 2012: 45) ; Witcombe: Copyright in the Renaissance (Leiden 2004: 183) ;     

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