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BUONCONSIGLIO, Giovanni (1465 - 1536), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUONCONSIGLIO, Giovanni (1465 - 1536), Painter, fresco artist

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1465, in Vicenza; died c. 1536 or 1537, in Venice.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects, portraits. Murals.

Venetian School.

His surname derives from the metier of his father, who was a blacksmith. A pupil of Antonello de Messina, he did much work for the churches in Venice and assisted his master on several of his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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