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BOSELLI, Felice (1650 - 1732), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOSELLI, Felice (1650 - 1732), Painter

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Italian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1650 or 1652, in Piacenza; died 1732, in Piacenza.

Painter. History painting, still-lifes, animals.

Pupil of Guiseppe Nuvoloni. He quickly abandoned history painting to specialise in representations of animals, birds, fish etc. His copies of old masters often succeeded in fooling the experts.

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