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BASSANO, Leandro (1557 - 1622), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BASSANO, Leandro (1557 - 1622), Painter

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Italian, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 1557, in Bassano, where he was baptised on 26 June; died 15 April 1622, in Venice.

Painter. Religious subjects, historical subjects, mythological subjects, figures, portraits, landscapes with figures.

[not available online]Son of Jacopo da Ponte, Leandro Bassano was trained in his father's workshop. He first worked in Bassano, where he painted a Portrait of Prospero Alpino. In 1590,

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