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CAMINO, Giuseppe (1818 - 1890), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAMINO, Giuseppe (1818 - 1890), Painter

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 28 October 1818, in Turin; died 1890, in Caluso.

Painter. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Camino was a primary school teacher who, inspired by the grandeur of the mountains where he spent his childhood, reproduced in his paintings many of the most picturesque locations in the Alps.

Reference Entry.  199 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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