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BADALOCCHIO, Sisto (1581 - 1647), Painter, fresco artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BADALOCCHIO, Sisto (1581 - 1647), Painter, fresco artist, engraver

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1581 or 1585, in Parma; died 1647, in Ordogno.

Painter, fresco artist, engraver. Religious subjects, mythological subjects.

[not available online]So many different hypotheses have been advanced with regard to this artist that it is difficult to separate fact from conjecture. Bartsch, for example, questions the dates given for his birth and death, while Campori asserts that Badalocchio was born

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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