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Virgil Cantini

 (1919 - 2009)
Virgil David Cantini was active/lived in Pennsylvania / Ecuador, Italy.  Virgil Cantini is known for enamel on metal sculpture.

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An enamelist sculptor and educator, Virgil Cantini has been a prolific sculptor whose work, often large scale, is throughout the city of Pittsburgh including in the lobbies of office buildings, private homes and in outdoor public places. In collaboration with his wife, he has created enamel earrings.

Cantini was born in Italy and came to the United States in 1930. He attended Manhattan College and Carnegie Mellon University and then served in World War II in Africa, Europe and the Pacific as a sergeant in the Engineering Corps. Following the war, Cantini earned a Master's Degree from the University of Pittsburgh and then joined the faculty as Professor in the Henry Frick Fine Arts Department. From 1952 to 1999, he remained on the fac   ...  Displaying 750 of 2382 characters.

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