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BERNINI, Rosalba - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERNINI, Rosalba - Painter

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Italian, 18th – 19th century, female.

Active in Parma from 1778 to 1812.


Daughter of Clemente Bernini, Rosalba Bernini completed the ornithological studies started by her father. The eleven series she painted are preserved in the Palatine Library in Parma, together with an engraving by A. Bresciani of one of her drawings, St Michael Striking Down Lucifer.

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