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BELLORI, Giovanni Pietro (1615 - 1696), Painter, art critic

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELLORI, Giovanni Pietro (1615 - 1696), Painter, art critic

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1615, in Rome; died 1696, in Rome.

Painter, art critic.

Reference has been made to a small landscape painted by Giovanni Pietro Bellori, who was better known as an author of art criticism, most notably Le vite de' pittori, scultori, et architetti moderni (1672).

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