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BOSCHETTO, Giuseppe (1841 - 1918), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOSCHETTO, Giuseppe (1841 - 1918), Painter

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1841, in Naples; died 1918.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes, landscapes.

Boschetto was a pupil of Morelli and Filippo Palizzi and brilliantly portrayed scenes of life in Rome. In 1880 he exhibited S Lucia of Naples in Turin, followed by The Death of Socrates in Rome in 1883. Other classical subjects included The Banishments of Scylla, and Agrippina Spying

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