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CANTARINI, Simone (1612 - 1648), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CANTARINI, Simone (1612 - 1648), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born April 1612, in Opopezza, near Pesaro (Marche); died 15 October 1648, in Bologna.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits.

Bolognese School.

[not available online]Simone Cantarini began his career studying drawing under Giovanni Giacomo Pandolfi, and later worked at the school of Claudio Ridolfi, studying engravings by the Carracci and works of the Venetian school, particularly Barrocci, Gentileschi and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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