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BICCI, Neri di (1419 - 1491), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BICCI, Neri di (1419 - 1491), Painter, fresco artist

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Born 1419, in Florence; died 1491, in Florence.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects.

Neri di Bicci was the son of Bicci di Lorenzo. He had a workshop and trained many pupils, including Cosimo Rosselli, Giusto d'Andrea and Francesco Botticini.

Bicci's treatment of hair and garments is undertaken with the precision of a silversmith, and indicates that he was influenced by Fra

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