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BRAMANTINO (1450 - 1536), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRAMANTINO (1450 - 1536), Painter

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born between 1450 and 1455, c. 1465 in Milan according to some sources; died c. 1536, in Milan.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits. Designs for tapestries.

Lombard School.

Son of Alberto Suardi of Milan, Bramantino would remain in Milan apart from a brief sojourn to Rome in 1508. There, according to Vasari, he worked at the Vatican loggia and met

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