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BISON, Giuseppe Bernardino (1762 - 1844), Painter, draughtsman, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BISON, Giuseppe Bernardino (1762 - 1844), Painter, draughtsman, decorative designer

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Italian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1762, in Palmanova (Veneto); died 1844, in Milan.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman, decorative designer. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Giuseppe Bison started his career in Brescia and travelled to Venice at the age of 14 to study at the academy there under Antonio Maria Zanetti and Constantino Cedini. He also studied decorative painting under Antonio Mauri and was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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