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BIANCO, Baccio or Bartolommeo del (1604 - 1656), Painter, draughtsman, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIANCO, Baccio or Bartolommeo del (1604 - 1656), Painter, draughtsman, architect

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 4 October 1604, in Florence; died 1656, in Madrid.

Painter, draughtsman, architect. Religious subjects. Wall decorations.

Baccio del Bianco studied painting under Giovanni Biliverti in Florence from 1612, then architecture under the court architect Giulio Parigi. He was retained around 1620 as a military architect by Emperor Frederick II of Germany, then worked on the Wallenstein Palace in

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