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BENEDETTI, Tommaso (1796 - 1863), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BENEDETTI, Tommaso (1796 - 1863), Engraver

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1 May 1796, in London, in 1797 in Rome according to some sources, of Italian origin; died 16 February 1863, in Vienna.

Engraver.

On the death of his father, Tommaso Benedetti was commissioned by the celebrated private collector J. Barth to engrave a Head of Juno. He travelled to Italy in the company of Steinbuchel (director of the mint) and was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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