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ALBERTINELLI, Mariotto (1474 - 1515), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALBERTINELLI, Mariotto (1474 - 1515), Painter, fresco artist

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 13 October 1474, in Florence; died 5 November 1515, in Florence.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects.

Florentine School.

[not available online]Mariotto Albertinelli's life is particularly interesting. He was a gold beater until the age of 22, then entered the studio of Cosimo Roselli, where he met Fra Bartolomeo. The two young men formed a deep friendship and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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