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CALIARI, Benedetto (1538 - 1598), Painter, draughtsman, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CALIARI, Benedetto (1538 - 1598), Painter, draughtsman, fresco artist

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1538, in Verona; died 1598.

Painter, draughtsman, fresco artist. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, figures.

Venetian School.

Benedetto Caliari was the youngest brother of Veronese and assisted him in his work. His great skill was in ornamentation and perspective. He also painted some original works, as well as frescoes. His works include: The Last Supper and Christ before Pilate,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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