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BRINI, Francesco (1540 - 1585), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRINI, Francesco (1540 - 1585), Painter

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1540, in Florence; died 1585 or 1586.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects.

Florentine School.

[not available online]Francesco Brini worked in Florence. Lanzi claimed to have seen a finely rendered altarpiece by this artist depicting the Immaculate Conception. The catalogue of the museum in Florence indicates the possible existence of two painters of this same name. They might be a Francesco

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