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APPIANI, Andrea, the Elder (1754 - 1817), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APPIANI, Andrea, the Elder (1754 - 1817), Painter

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Italian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1754, in Milan; died 8 November 1817, in Milan.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Studied under Carlo Maria de Giudici and was counselled by the Florentine painter Giuliano Traballesi to whom he acted as an assistant. He worked in Milan, Florence, Rome, Naples and, in 1801, in Paris. When the French arrived in Italy,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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