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BELLINI, Jacopo (1400 - 1470), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online March 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELLINI, Jacopo (1400 - 1470), Painter, draughtsman

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Born c. 1400, in Venice; died c. 1470.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, historical scenes, antique subjects.

Venetian School.

Jacopo Bellini was a pupil of Gentile da Fabriano, who was in Venice painting frescoes of scenes from Venetian history in the Sala del Maggior Consiglio (Great Council Hall) of the Doge’s Palace between 1408 and 1413. Before this, Jacopo

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