Category: Sculptor

de’ Rossi, Prosperzia

 “R” Prosperzia de’ Rossi (circa 1490-1530) was an Italian Renaissance sculptor. Born in Bologna, not very much is really known about her life. According to Clara (a database of women artists), de’ Rossi happened to be born in a place where female artisans were more accepted. Giorgio Vasari wrote about de’ Rossi in his famous…