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He was one of the most important artists of mannerism biography youth benvenuto cellini was born in florence, italy his parents were giovanni cellini, and. Biography the story of benvenuto cellini (1500 - 1571), a soldier and one of the most important craftsmen and artists of renaissance italy whose life was marked by many. He is several times imprisoned he defends the vatican during the sack of rome he escapes from the castel sant'angelo he, if anyone does, lives life to the.
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