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BIANCHI-FERRARI, Francesco de' (1457 - 1510), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIANCHI-FERRARI, Francesco de' (1457 - 1510), Painter

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 1457; died 8 February 1510, in Modena (Emilia-Romagna).

Painter. Religious subjects.

Bianchi-Ferrari seems to have been influenced by Cristoforo and Lorenzo Canozzi, painters and mosaic artists who worked in Parma and Modena in the middle of the 15th century. According to some historians, he was the master of the great Correggio. He is first mentioned in 1481 in a chronicle

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