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ALCIATI, Ambrogio Antonio (1878 - 1929), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALCIATI, Ambrogio Antonio (1878 - 1929), Painter

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 5 September 1878, in Vercelli; died 8 March 1929, in Milan.

Painter. Portraits.

Ambrogio Antonio Alciati was trained at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Milan where he settled. He became a teacher at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera. He had a short but brilliant career as an official and society portrait painter. Worthy of mention is the Portrait

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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