Location: Milan, Italy
Dates: B. 1909, d. 2000
Author: John Dilworth
MONZINO, Antonio Carlo Born 1909, d.2000 Milan Italy. Last of the Monzino family. Trained at Markneukirchen, Germany and subsequently in Mirecourt, France. Taught in Italy from 1929 by employees of the company, A. Sironi, A. Perego, P. Parravicini, and L. Galimberti. Imported Sartory bows in partnership with his uncle C. Garlandini, who joined the business in 1926, becoming ‘Monzino e Garlandini’.
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