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El retablo gaditano del Neoclasicismo

  title={El retablo gaditano del Neoclasicismo},
  author={Lorenzo Alonso de la Sierra Fern{\'a}ndez},
In Cadiz, the neoclassic retable is one of the elements defining better the present city in its nineteenth-century features. Though after the evil year of 1596 Cadiz arises as a baroque city artistically depending both on Sevilla and on the traditional import of Genoese marbles, the last decades of the XVIII th century bring in the adoption of new classicistic conceptions which are going to steady themselves down into the city life because of various reasons: the foundation of the Academy of…